Missouri Foster's Battalion Cavalry (Union)

    23 Oct 1864

    Participated in the Battle of Westport at Westport, Missouri.

    The Battle of Westport
    The Battle of Westport

    The Battle of Westport, fought October 21-23, was the largest battle west of the Mississippi River and the decisive battle of Confederate Gen. Stirling Price's 1864 Missouri campaign. Directions guide the visitor to the first of twenty-five narrative markers on a 32-mile, self-guided automobile tour and a self-guided walking tour of Byram's Ford and the Big Blue Battlefield. Each marker provides directions to the next stop on the tour. A written brochure is available from the Battle of Westport Visitor Cen… Read More

    Missouri, United States of America

    Field Officers

    Colonel Charles R. Jennison

    Captain George S. Grover

    Major General James G. Blunt