John Benton Hart fought in the Battle of Westport in 1864 as a member of the 11th Kansas Cavalry. His recounting of the battle is being published for the first time.
John Benton Hart fought in the Battle of Westport in 1864 as a member of the 11th Kansas Cavalry. His recounting of the battle is being published for the first time. R.T. Smith The Kansas City Star
John Benton Hart fought in the Battle of Westport in 1864 as a member of the 11th Kansas Cavalry. His recounting of the battle is being published for the first time. R.T. Smith The Kansas City Star

A century and a half after Battle of Westport, an original retelling surfaces from a Kansas soldier

October 10, 2014 07:00 AM