Brandy Station Battlefield Park
Site of the largest Cavalry action in North America. The first battle of the Gettysburg Campaign. Whether a Yankee or Rebel one can't help but be moved by expanse of the battlefield and the acts of gallantry therein on June 9, 1863.
This is the site of the largest cavalry battle fought in the United States. Progress is being made to set this land apart to be a battlefield park. For now, you can go and do a self guided tour.
The Battle of Brandy Station, June 9, 1863 The Battle of Brandy Station was one of history's greatest cavalry engagements with over 20,000 troops, including 17,000 cavalry, engaged in battle. Although the Union advance was repelled, the overwhelming dominance of the Confederate cavalry was broken…