Horseshoe Bend

National Military Park


The last major battle of the Red Stick War or Creek War of 1813-1814 was fought here on March 27, 2010.  An estimated 800 Red Stick warriors lost their lives.  The victory was the last major battle of the war and sealed the fate of the Red Stick resistance. 

Links : Encyclopedia of Alabama articles

  1. The Creek War of 1813-14

  2. Battle of Horseshoe Bend

  3. Creeks in Alabama

  4. Upper Creek Towns



The Battle

Chief Menawa, the leading Red Stick warrior, who survived the battle of Horseshoe Bend.