Finally. It’s time to discuss the Virginia Military Institute Cadets’ role in the Battle of New Market – how they rushed to The Fence, filled the gap in the line, and then…
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In addition to talking about the historic happenings, this video includes footage filmed on New Market battlefield, including a walk to The Cannon. Then we’ll reflect on what the Cadets at New Market means and how it is still inspirational 155 years later.
Send In The Boys
- What the VMI Cadets did when they received orders on May 15, 1864
- Fight at the fence
- The Cadets’ Charge
- Footage from New Market Battlefield State Historical Park
- Discussion about what the Charge means
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