Fort Henry was on the Tennessee River, and Fort Donelson was on the Cumberland.
The Battle of Fort Donelson was fought on February 14-15, 1862.
Fort Donelson fell to the Union army February 16, 1862.
The Confederate casualties at Fort Donelson were: 2,000 killed or wounded, 11,000 prisoners.
The Union won the victory against Fort Donelson
In the course of the Union capture of Confederate Fort Donelson, the Union casualties came to 2,300 soldiers.
Tennessee's fort Henry
fort Henry and fort donleson happen in northern TN.
in west virgina
The Red Bath
There were several mistakes that was made at Fort Donelson during the Civil War. The biggest mistake was the miscalculation of troops needed.
The address of the Friends Of The Fort Donelson Campaign is: 159 Crutcher Lane, Dover, TN 37058-5172
The seize of Fort Henry and Fort Donelson.
Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S Grant