THIS WEEK IN CONFEDERATE HISTORY

05/21/1863
Battle of Plains Store Louisiana
Other Name: Springfield Road
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

05/21/1863
Siege of Port Hudson Louisiana Begins

05/21/1864
Battle of Spotsylvania Court House Virginia Ends
Inconclusive (Grant Continued His Offensive)

05/23/1862
Battle of Front Royal Virginia
Other Names: Guard Hill, Cedarville
Confederate Victory

05/23/1864 - 05/26/1864
Battles of North Anna Virginia
Combats At: Telegraph Road Bridge, Jericho Mill (May 23)
Ox Ford, Quarles Mill, Hanover Junction (May 24)
Inconclusive

05/24/1864
Battle of Wilson's Wharf Virginia
Other Name: Fort Pocahontas
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

05/25/1862
Battle of First Winchester Virginia
Other Name: Bowers Hill
Confederate Victory

05/25/1864 - 05/26/1864
Battle of New Hope Church Georgia
Confederate Victory

05/26/1864 - 06/01/1864
Battle of Dallas Georgia
Other Names: New Hope Church, Pumpkinvine Creek
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

05/26/1865
The Army of Trans-Mississippi Surrenders
Damn Yankees

05/27/1862
Battle of Hanover Courthouse Virginia
Other Name: Slash Church
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

05/27/1864
Battle of Pickett's Mill Georgia
Other Names: New Hope, New Hope Church
Confederate Victory

05/28/1864
Battle of Haw's Shop Virginia
Other Name: Enon Church
Inconclusive

05/28/1864 - 05/30/1864
Battle of Totopotomoy Creek Virginia
Other Names: Bethesda Church, Crumps Creek,
Matadequin Creek, Shady Grove Road, Hanovertown
Inconclusive

05/28/1908
General Stephen Dill Lee Passes Away In Vicksburg Mississippi

05/29/1861 - 06/01/1861
Battle of Aquia Creek Virginia
Inconclusive

05/30/1864
Battle of Old Church Virginia
Other Name: Matadequin Creek
Union Victory: Damn Yankees

05/31/1862 - 06/01/1862
Battle of Seven Pines Virginia
Other Names: Fair Oaks, Fair Oaks Station
Inconclusive

05/31/1864
Battle of Cold Harbor Virginia Begins
Other Name: Second Cold Harbor

05/31/1889
President Jefferson Davis Is Laid To Rest
At Hollywood Cemetery Richmond Virginia

06/03/1861
Battle of Philippi Virginia (Now West Virginia)
Other Name: Philippi Races
Union Victory: Damn Yankees