• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area

    Richmond

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

Union and Confederate positions along Totopotomoy Creek, May 30, 1864

Troop positions union in blue, confederate in red
NPS

Did You Know?

Fort Harrison, renamed Fort Burnham

Nine generals were killed or died from wounds received in the battles for Richmond. Only one was a Union officer—Hiram Burnham. Confederates that fell were Robert Hatton, Richard Griffith, JEB Stuart, James Gordon, Victor Girardey, John Chambliss, John Gregg and George Doles.