Today in the Petersburg Campaign: July 22, 1864

by Brett Schulte on July 22, 2006 · 0 comments

July 22, 1864

Skirmish near Berryville, VA.

Skirmish at Newtown, VA.

Maj. Gen. Edward O.C. Ord, USA, assumes the command of the 18th 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.

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