John Wesley Powell’s
Fort D Historic Site


The Turner Brigade
Missouri Civil War Reenactors’ Association

Civil War information:
Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System enables you to find information on ancestors who fought in the Civil War:

Cape Girardeau:
Cape Girardeau Convention and Visitors Bureau
City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation

Places Fort D soldiers fought at:
Fort Donelson TN
Shiloh TN
Corinth MS
Vicksburg MS
Chattanooga TN
Kennesaw Mountain GA
Nashville TN
Rivers Bridge SC
Bentonville NC

Other nearby Civil War Sites:
Hunter Dawson State Historical Site MO
Fort Davidson State Historic Site MO

John Wesley Powell:
Museum at Page AZ
Expedition launch at Green River WY
John Wesley Powell River History Museum, Green River, UT

Fort D is a project of the Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department, the Cape Girardeau Convention and Visitors Bureau, The Turner Brigade Association, and the Civil War Roundtable of Cape Girardeau.

All interpreters and guides are volunteers and funding is provided by donations of visitors and friends.

Donations are necessary to the continued protection and interpretation of this unique Civil War site.

Use the Donate Button below to download a membership form and become a member of The Cape Girardeau Parks & Recreation Foundation to support our parks!