Amelia Springs, Battle of – Facts2019-03-17T14:55:42+00:00
Black and white photo of Fitzhugh Lee.

Major General Fitzhugh Lee was one of the Confederate commanders at the Battle of Amelia Springs.

Battle of Amelia Springs Facts

April 5 – 6, 1865

Key facts about the Battle of Amelia Springs.

Date:

  • April 5-6, 1865

Location:

  • Amelia County, Virginia

Campaign:

  • Appomattox

Principal Union commander:

  • Major General George Crook

Principal Confederate commanders:

  • Major General Thomas L. Rosser
  • Major General Fitzhugh Lee

Union forces engaged:

  • Cavalry forces of Major Gener George Crook

Confederate soldiers engaged:

  • Cavalry forces of Major General Thomas L. Rosser and Major General Fitzhugh Lee

Union casualties:

  • Roughly 158 (killed, wounded, capture/missing)

Confederate casualties:

  • Roughly 100 (killed, wounded, capture/missing)

Results:

  • Inconclusive

Citation Information

The following information is provided for citations.

  • Article Title Battle of Amelia Springs Facts
  • Coverage April 5 – 6, 1865
  • Author
  • Keywords Battle of Amelia Springs
  • Website Name American History Central
  • URL
  • Access Date April 20, 2019
  • Publisher R.Squared Communications, LLC
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update March 17, 2019

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