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Peninsular Campaign

Information about Peninsular Campaign, an eastern theater Civil War Battle of the American Civil War

Peninsular Campaign Facts
Location: Harper’s Ferry to Richmond, Virginia
Dates: April 4–July 1, 1862
Generals: Union: Major General George B. McClellan | Confederate: Robert E. Lee
Soldiers Engaged: Union Army: 100,000 | Confederate Army:
Important Events:
Yorktown and Williamsburg
Richmond
Hanover Court House
Battle Of Seven Pines

Peninsular Campaign Summary:
The Peninsular Campaign (aka Peninsula Campaign) was an ongoing Union operation launched in east of Richmond, Virginia in an attempt to capture the Confederate capitol.

 

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