Timeline Project entries from 19 August, 2010 to 26 August, 2010

1864-08-251864-08-29Smithfield Crossing

Two Confederate infantry divisions under Lieutenant General Jubal Early crossed Opequon Creek at Smithfield Crossing and forced back Wesley Merritt's Union cavalry division

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1864-08-21Cameron's Depot West

Anderson struck north against the Union cavalry at Summit Point. The Union forces fought effective delaying actions, withdrawing to near Halltown on the following day. The battle resulted in approximately 1,000 casualties.

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