Thursday, September 29, 2022
U.S. Civil War History
- Confederate General Robert E. Lee counterattacked Union forces with several brigades moved from Petersburg.
- Union troops attacked Confederate defenses around Petersburg, Virginia, at the Battle of Poplar Springs Church (Peeble's Farm) with the intent to cut the last rail line into the city. The next day a second attempt was unsuccessful.
U.S. Civil War Quotes
|"The trouble with Hooker is that he's got his headquarters where his hindquarters ought to be." |
- Abraham Lincoln
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