Map of the battle fields of the Wilderness, May 5th, 6th, and 7th, 1864
Map of the battle fields of the Wilderness, May 5th, 6th, and 7th, 1864 : showing the field of operations of the Army of the Potomac commanded by Maj. Gen. George G. Meade, U.S.A. / surveyed under the orders of Bvt. Col. J.C. Duane, Major of Engineers, Chief Engineer, Army of the Potomac, by Bvt. Maj. C.W. Howell, 1st Lieut. of Engineers ; assisted by Messrs. L.C. Oswell, L. Bell, and R.B. Talfor, topographical engineers
This map of the battlefield at Wilderness, Va., illustrates the Union positions in blue and Confederate positions in red. Roads, railroads, vegetation, drainage, and the names of area residents are all shown. The 2nd Wisconsin Infantry, 5th Wisconsin Infantry, 6th Wisconsin Infantry, 7th Wisconsin Infantry, and 36th Wisconsin Infantry all took part in the Battle of the Wilderness on May 5-7, 1864.
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