150 Years Ago Today at Petersburg: June 16, 1864



in 150 Years Ago Today

June 16, 1864

Action on the Bermuda Hundred, VA, front, as Gen. Pierre G.T. Beauregard, CSA, pulls most of his troops back to defend the Petersburg, VA, line, the Richmond (VA) Campaign.

Actions at Fort Clifton,VA, the Richmond (VA) Campaign.

Note: All “Today In The Petersburg Campaign” blog entries are used with permission from Ronald A. Mosocco’s Chronological Tracking of the American Civil War per the Official Records of the War of the Rebellion. Order the book HERE.

Copyright © 1993, 1994 by Ronald A. Mosocco

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