June 12

This Day in History

Civil War

Jun 12, 1864:

Grant pulls out of Cold Harbor

After suffering a devastating defeat on June 3, Union General Ulysses S. Grant pulls his troops from their positions at Cold Harbor, Virginia, and moves south.

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