Friday, May 18, 2012

On the March toward the Chickahominy

Sunday, May 18, 1862

The regiment broke their camp near Cumberland at seven in the morning, marching past New Kent Court House. In the evening they formed a new camp near White House on their progress to the Chickahominy River.1

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

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