Where, after a hard fight, the 48th OVVI was captured and later taken to Camp Ford prison in Tyler, Texas.
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Newspaper account of the "Battle of Moss Lane" (aka Sabine Crossroads)
By Maj. Plyn Willis, 48th OVVI Surgeon
Contributed by Carolyn Srofe
Photographs taken by Michael Ilgenfritz, Shreveport, LA
a poem by Billy R. M.
Fifer Co. C, 77 Illinois Vol.
Photos of the site of
Battle of Mansfield/Pleasant Hill (Sabine Crossroads)