Unsung Hero: The Horse in the Civil War

Unsung Hero: The Horse in the Civil War

This film presents the story of the millions of horses (and mules) that were used in all branches of both armies during the Civil War. It discusses how the horses were procured and trained for field use, how they were fed and maintained, and the toll taken on them due to service in the field.

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Unsung Hero: The Horse in the Civil War

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  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 20 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, November 20 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 20 at 4:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 20 at 3:00 PM CT