Tuesday, May 15, 2012

March to Cumberland

Thursday, May 15, 1862

The regiment broke camp at Eltham's Landing. Marching ten miles up the Pamunkey River they made camp by nightfall near Cumberland.1

1George A. Bruce, The Twentieth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry 1861 - 1865 (Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Riverside Press, 1906), 88.

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