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Category Archives: Patterson Family
In May 1863, the 1st OVI, now part of the Second Division of the Twentieth Army Corps, is located outside of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, in winter camp. They would remain in this location the Union Army of the Cumberland, until June 24. On May … Continue reading
On April 27, 1863, the 61st OVI left their winter camp and crossed the Rappahannock River at Kelly’s Ford moving to the rear of the Confederate position at Fredericksburg. Here they connected with the rest of the Union army that had crossed the … Continue reading