Field of Lost Shoes (2014) Based on a true story of the American Civil War, culminating at the Battle of New Market, May 1864. A group of teenage cadets sheltered from war at the Virginia Military Institute must confront the horrors of an adult world when they are called upon to defend the Shenandoah Valley. Leaving behind their youth, these cadets must decide what they are fighting for. Lauren Holly, Jason Isaacs, Luke Benward...TS bio...not on Netflix yet
No boots on the ground? We can play the "name that shoe style" game all day, Obama! Sean McNamara ("Even Stevens") directs Disney prince Luke Benward in this Civil War drama. VMI cadet John and others never expected to be real soldiers as their teachers give them the ultimate field trip assignment - Shenandoah Valley, 1864: Defend the flag or die trying.
At the Battle of New Market, seven VMI friends went into battle together, only four returned. Based on the true story of friendship, courage, and sacrifice. After Abraham Lincoln appoints Ulysses S. Grant as General in Chief of Union Forces, Grant targets Virginia’s pristine Shenandoah Valley, breadbasket of the South. The superintendent of the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) in Lexington volunteers to send the Corps of Cadets to help protect the valley. Two hundred seven...
Field of Lost Shoes - is the story of the march VMI cadets made through the rain and mud to the Battle of New Market. (My 3rd Great Grandpa John Bean Moomau Graduated VMI 4 Jul 1845 Col. of 146th Va. Militia before the War, He was a Colonel of the 146th Regular Virginia Militia and about 1860 he organized and drilled the Franklin Guards, leading the outfit in the Confederate Army See Pic Under VA Or My Historic Family)