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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
Thursday, April 21
President Abraham Lincoln conferred with the governors of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and Iowa, and he reviewed 72 court-martial cases.
In the Red River campaign, Major General Nathaniel Banks’ Federal Army of the Gulf continued retreating to their base at Alexandria, Louisiana. 453 more words