Today in the Petersburg Campaign: December 30, 1864



in December 1864

December 30, 1864

Maj. Gen. John G. Parke, USA, is in temporary command of the Army of the Potomac, and Bvt. Maj. Gen. Orlando B. Willcox, USA, is in command of the 9th US Army Corps, 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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