Civil War Charleston
A short driving tour of Charleston's Civil War highlights, including some of West Virginia's most important personalities and memorials, plus landmarks in the Battle of Charleston. Learn about Colonel George S. Patton, grandfather of the famous World War II general! Learn about the Union garrison commanded by Colonel Rutherford B. Hayes, future U.S. President! Charleston changed hands several times during the war, so there's plenty of Civil War history to see here.