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“Brilliant beyond Description”: The Army of the Potomac’s Grand Review at Bailey’s Cross Roads, Virginia, 20 November 1861
The origin of the Grand Review of the Army of the Potomac at Bailey’s Cross Roads, Virginia began on the plains of Manassas, Virginia, with the defeat and hasty retreat of Union forces.
The Museum and The Army Historical Foundation hosts Holiday Happenings this season to welcome visitors to the National Museum of the United States Army. Join us for seasonal promotions on the first three Saturdays of December, from 2-5 p.m.
Back by popular demand, cheer the Army on to victory against the Navy at the Museum! Outdoor lawn games will start at noon ahead of the 3:00 p.m. kickoff!
Watch and listen to the Memorials Director of Education, John D. Long, as he recounts the beginnings and lives of the community of Bedford, Virginia and how it was affected following the D-Day Invasion of Normandy.