Scourge of War The Battle of Pleasant Hill April 9th, 1864; 150th Anniversary09 May 2014 0
150 Years ago the Battle of Pleasant Hill was fought. It was the second major engagement of the Red River Campaign and was a follow up to the previous days Battle of Mansfield (see http://wargamer.com/article/3571/after-action-report-scourge-of-war-the-battle-of-mansfield-april-8th-1864 for an AAr of this action) which was a spectacular victory for the Confederate States of America. Watch the second part in this series of mine detailing the history of the infamous Red River Campaign, Nathaniel Banks most spectacular defeat.
Here Matthew Flanigan reviews the history of the battle and gameplay using Scourge of War.