December 4, 1864
Skirmish near Davenport Church, the Richmond, VA, Campaign.
The Union Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac, begins arriving at City Point, fresh off of its victories in the Shenandoah Valley, 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.
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Mentions of This Date at The Siege of Petersburg Online:
- 150 Years Ago Today: Skirmish Near Davenport Church: December 4, 1864
- LT: December 4, 1864 Justus G. Matteson (10th New York Cavalry)
- MAP: Skirmish Near Davenport Church: December 4, 1864
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