Serving our Country
Dubois County, Indiana furnished the Civil War Union with approximately 1,500 young men. Richard P. Morgan and W.W. Kendall distinguished themselves during the Civil War by receiving the Congressional Medal of Honor.
See how the soldiers struggled through photos, artifacts, and information. Learn of Company K, whose flag is on display at the Museum and was flown by the Indiana Regiment on the bloodiest day of battle in U.S. history. Read letters from Capt. Johann Jacob Alles that were sent to his home in Celestine, Indiana during the Civil War. Discover the different types of military uniforms and how they have changed throughout the years.
Visit the Military exhibit to gain an appreciation and deep compassion for the many brave men and women that have served our country throughout the years.