Big Blue Battlefield Walking Tour Audio

Tour Stop, “Federal Advance to Bloody Hill”

October 23, 1864

Colonel John F. Philips

Colonel John F. Philips, WICR 31832 in the collection of Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield. Image courtesy of the National Park Service

Colonel John F. Philips, Seventh Missouri State Militia Cavalry, leads the men in his brigade against the Confederate positions at the base of Bloody Hill.

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Written and produced by Dick Titterington, aka theCivilWarMuse.

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