Today in the Petersburg Campaign: August 23, 1864

by Brett Schulte on August 23, 2006 · 0 comments

August 23, 1864

Action on the Dinwiddie Road, near Ream’s Station, VA, as the Union 5th Army Corps begins to dismantle the Weldon Railroad, the Richmond, VA, Campaign.

Skirmish at Kearneysville, WV, the Shenandoah Valley, VA, Campaign.

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