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September 30, 2023
Nuestra Historia: Hispanic Americans in Wartime
Mansfield State Historic Site
15149 Highway 175
Mansfield LA 71052

NUESTRA HISTORIA: - In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month 2023 celebrated from September 15 to October 15, Mansfield State Historic Site will put on a one-hour presentation on those of Hispanic descent that served during the American Civil War and later wars, such as David Farragut of the United States Navy and Santos Benavides of the Confederate Army. Think about how different their experiences were versus others that served. Did their culture shape their lives in the military? Come and find out!

Mansfield State Historic Site is located on LA Highway 175, three miles south of the town of Mansfield, Louisiana. Admission is $4 per person ages 4-61; seniors 62 and over and children 3 and under are admitted free. For program updates call 318.872.1474 locally or 888.677.6267.