Locals who fought in the Battle of Island Mound

Independence Civil War Study Group Wednesday, August 20, 2014—7 p.m.  Southview Manor Apartments, 2600 A Hub Drive, Independence, MO.  Peggy Buhr, director of the Bates County Museum, will talk about the Civil War in that area with a focus on the locals who fought at the Battle of Island Mound near Butler, Missouri.