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Historic Photos of the Siege of Petersburg (Historic Photos.)

The Battle of Petersburg began as an unsuccessful Union assault against the city of Petersburg, Virginia, June 9, 1864, during the American Civil War . Due to the rag-tag group of defenders involved, it is sometimes known as the Battle of Old Men and

Important places

Petersburg (59)


Petersburg (59)


Virginia (2,431)


United States (64,950)

Other geographical areas

Appalachian Mountains (1,111)