Last week, reports the Civil War Trust, Gov. Bob McDonnell joined them at the National Sporting Library and Museum to launch a national campaign to protect historic Mount Defiance on the Middleburg Battlefield, in No. Virginia. “The cornerstone of the campaign is a public-private partnership between the Civil War Trust, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the Northern Regional Park Authority.”
For more on the battle of Middleburg, click HERE. A photo of part of the battlefield is below.