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Battle of Keslers Cross Lanes


Aug 21, 1861

Confederate army of Gen. John B. Floyd crossed the Gauley River at Carnifex Ferry

Other events that happened on or around August 21, 1861

Aug 25, 1861

The 7th Regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry commanded by Col. Erastus B. Tyler advanced to Keslers Cross Lanes

Aug 26, 1861

Gen John B. Floyd led Confederate forces to victory over the Union 7th Ohio Regiment at Keslers Cross Lanes


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