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2nd Winchester

Battle Name : 2nd Winchester

Date(s) : 13 June 1863 - 14 June 1863

Part of : American Civil War , Eastern Theatre, 1863 , Gettysburg Campaign ,

Outcome : A victory for American Confederate Forces over American Union Forces

Type of battle : Land


Ewell, with the II Corps formerly commanded by Jackson marched on Winchester and the Union forces there under Robert H Milroy. Milroy chose to stand and fight, and when Early's Confederates charged him from the west they broke and ran. Of the 5,100 Union troops in Winchester no more than a couple of hundred made it out of Ewell's grasp, most being captured in the pursuit of the 15th.


The town of Winchester in the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia. North America (USA)

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American Confederate Forces

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American Union Forces

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Casualties :
4,981 (97.67%)