June 12, 1864 : Grant pulls out of Cold Harbor

Introduction

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.

Article Details:

June 12, 1864 : Grant pulls out of Cold Harbor

  • Author

    History.com Staff

  • Website Name

    History.com

  • Year Published

    2009

  • Title

    June 12, 1864 : Grant pulls out of Cold Harbor

  • URL

    http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/grant-pulls-out-of-cold-harbor

  • Access Date

    November 20, 2017

  • Publisher

    A+E Networks