Morgan's Raid July 8-13 1863
Location: East entrance of courthouse, Versailles. (Ripley County, Indiana)
Erected by the Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission 1963
ID# : 69.1963.1
General John Hunt Morgan, Confederate cavalry commander, occupied Versailles on Sunday afternoon, July 12. Having seized county treasury he moved North at 4:00 P.M. as Union forces began to close in upon him.