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March 1864

1 MAR 

Federal General Judson Kilpatrick began his planned raid on the Confederate capital of Richmond. He led a detachment toward Richmond from the north, while Colonel Ulric Dahlgren’s force circled southward, crossed the James River, and approached Richmond from the south. 2,090 more words

Ulysses S. Grant

April 1864


In the Red River campaign, skirmishing occurred at Arkadelphia, Arkansas as Major General Frederick Steele’s Federals continued moving south to meet Major General Nathaniel Banks in Louisiana. 2,109 more words