TITLE

'MURDER' AT MALVERN HILL

AUTHOR(S)
Kendall, Drew J.
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Military History;Aug2002, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the 1862 Battle of Malvern Hill in Virginia where the Confederate Army was defeated by the Union Army of the Potomac. Involvement of Daniel Harvey Hill, a major general at the Confederate Army, in the battle; Advancement of Confederate troops toward massed Union artillery; Reason for the numerous Confederate casualties.
ACCESSION #
6940072

 

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