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Battle Of The Carter

Battle Of The Carter Petersburg Virginia
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Stock #: 152473
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Petersburg
State: Virginia (VA)
County: Petersburg (city)
Publisher: Wn. E. Lum Jr., Inc.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The Siege of Petersburg, or commonly known as the “Battle of the Crater,” occurred on July 30, 1864. While there is no accurate report of Confederate losses, there is estimated that over ten thousand Federals were killed in this memorable battle. The Confederate troops were led by General Robert E. Lee and the Federals by General. U.S. Grant.