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Fort Donelson National Battlefield
Fort Donelson National Battlefield cover
are of two Confederate forts Donelson and Heiman that stand overlooking
Cumberland river in Dover, Tennessee. It was captured in February 1962 by Union general Ulysses S.
Grant and Admiral Andrew Hull Foote which secured a major water highway necessary
for victory in the Civil War. It was here that obscure and largely unknown
Grant gained his nickname of "Unconditional Surrender" by his first two
initials of U.S. The battle resulted in 800 killed and over
3000 wounded soldiers on both sides.