Richard S. Ewell timeline

  • Battle of Cross Keys - Jackson's Valley Campaign Successful

    Description of the Battle Prelude: The hamlet of Port Republic lies on a neck of land between the North and South rivers at the point where they... Read more

  • Battle of Morton's Ford

    Description: To distract attention from a planned cavalry-infantry raid up the Peninsula on Richmond, the Federal army forced several crossings of... Read more

  • Second Battle of Winchester

    County: Frederick VA, and City of Winchester General Location: Valley Pike (US 11 at Abrams Creek), Apple Pie Ridge and ``Louisiana Heights'' W... Read more

  • Second Battle of Auburn

    Description: As the Federal army withdrew towards Manassas Junction, Owens and Smyth’s Union brigades (Warren’s II Corps) fought a rearguard action... Read more

  • First Battle of Deep Bottom

    Description: During the night of July 26-27, the Union II Corps and two divisions of Sheridan’s cavalry under command of Maj. Gen. Winfield Scott... Read more

  • Battle of Chaffin's Farm

    Description: During the night of September 28-29, Maj. Gen. Benjamin Butler’s Army of the James crossed James River to assault the Richmond... Read more

  • Battle of Sayler's Creek

    Other Names: Hillsman Farm, Lockett Farm Location: Amelia County, Prince Edward County, and Nottoway County Campaign: Appomattox Campaign... Read more