Mill Springs Virtual Tour
The Battle of Mill Springs Kentucky was one of the first victories of the Union in the Western American Civil War. It was commanded by the Virginian / Union General George H. Thomas (North), and General George B. Crittenden (South).
About 200 solders were killed in the battle. It solidified the US Army’s line in the border state of Kentucky. Nashville Banner editor Confederate Brigadier General Felix Zollicoffer was killed in this conflict.
Note: get the virtual tour full screen experience of this virtual tour by clicking the icon in the lower left of the video frame. A zoom option is available also for reading the historical signage. Some markers are embedded in the floating icons.