TITLE

MARCH - APRIL 1865

AUTHOR(S)
Wert, Jeffry D.
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Civil War Times;Apr2005, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an account of civil war related developed that occurred during the month of March and April of in 1865 in the U.S. With the approach of spring, only Richmond and Petersburg in Virginia and Mobile in Alabama stood defiant. While the campaign in North Carolina(North Carolina) proceeded, a combined Union army and naval force opened a siege of Mobile on March 25. On the day that siege operations began at Mobile, units of Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia attacked Union-held Fort Stedman at Petersburg.
ACCESSION #
16145048

 

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