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Stop 5E—Byram’s Ford Road, East

[Waypoint 39.036207 -94.597992]

This tour stop takes you back to the Byram’s Ford Road and picks up the Federal attack as the 1st Brigade, commanded by Col. John F. Philips, advanced down to the Big Blue River.

Historic Byram's Ford Road sign
Col. John F. Philips
Col. John F. Philips (Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield WICR 31832).
Battlefield map showing general locations of combatants
Battlefield map showing general locations of combatants
Battlefield map showing general locations of combatants between 6:00 and 8:00 a.m. Click on thumbnail to load high resolution version of map.
Battlefield map showing general locations of combatants between 8:00 and 8:30 a.m. Click on thumbnail to load high resolution version of map.


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