Battle of Cold Harbor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Battle of Cold Harbor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Battle of Cold Harbor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Battle of Cold Harbor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Battle of Cold Harbor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

May 31, 1864 Lee sent cavalry to defend the railroad. As Union Brig. Gen. Albert T. A. Torbert increased pressure on the Confederates. Robert E. Lee told his general to shift right to help keep the railroads. The Union overpowered the Confederates and continued their journey to the heart of Virginia.

May 31, 1864 Lee sent cavalry to defend the railroad. As Union Brig. Gen. Albert T. A. Torbert increased pressure on the Confederates. Robert E. Lee told his general to shift right to help keep the railroads. The Union overpowered the Confederates and continued their journey to the heart of Virginia.

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June 4th-12th grant said of this battle in his memoirs," I have always regretted that the last assault at Cold Harbor was ever made, no advantage whatever was gained to compensate for the heavy loss we sustained." the battles lasted until June 12th, when Grant advanced with his left flank, going to the James river. It was a good defensive victory for Lee, but it was his last int eh war. In the final stages he alternated between digging trenches  and fleeing westward across Virginia.

June 4th-12th grant said of this battle in his memoirs," I have always regretted that the last assault at Cold Harbor was ever made, no advantage whatever was gained to compensate for the heavy loss we sustained." the battles lasted until June 12th, when Grant advanced with his left flank, going to the James river. It was a good defensive victory for Lee, but it was his last int eh war. In the final stages he alternated between digging trenches and fleeing westward across Virginia.

Battle of Cold Harbor - Wikipedia

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Today's picture shows General Ulysses S. Grant in camp at Cold Harbor. It was on this day, June 3, in the year 1864 that the Battle of Cold Harbor was fought. Union casualties were more than 8,000 men in one two hour period.

General Ulysses S. Grant in camp at Cold Harbor. It was on this day, June in the year 1864 that the Battle of Cold Harbor was fought. Union casualties were more than men in one two hour period.

Fort McKeen, infantry post, was established in June, 1872.  Fort McKeen was named in the tradition of the day, that is, named in honor of someone really important in the military or politics.  This particular fort was named to commemorate Colonel H. Boyd McKeen who led the 81st Pennsylvania Volunteers.  Colonel McKeen lost his life at the Battle of Cold Harbor in the Civil War.

Boots On The Ground" - Civil War Fact: At Cold Harbor, Va., Americans fell in 20 minutes.

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