Pea Ridge, Arkansas
Pea Ridge in Northwest Arkansas was a major battle at the start of the Civil War and played a significant part in preserving Missouri for the Union.

 

A beautiful fall day and excellent camp sites make Pea Ridge a very enjoyable experience.

 

 

 

 

Ruffles sits around the campfire and joins other musicians with his own musical spoons.

 

 

 

 

The company was made up of several others including the 2nd, 4th, 5th and 16th Missouri.

 

 

 

 

The Missouri Battalion joined forces with the Arkansas Battalion under the leadership of General Huckabee.