1861 - Under Construction

1862 - Under Construction


1864 - Under Construction

Don Stivers, "Sergeant's Valor"

On September 19, 1864, at Winchester, VA, Orderly Sergeant Conrad Schmidt of Co. K, 2nd U.S. Cavalry saw his commander go down in a charge against Confederate breastworks. Captain Rodenbough was barely 15 yards from the enemy line. Sgt. Schmidt came to his rescue and later earned the Medal of Honor for his actions.