Battle of Crow Valley Facts

February 25, 1864

Crow Valley Battle facts, including dates, location, casualties, leaders, who won, and more interesting facts you might not know. This fact sheet provides a quick overview of the battle and is for kids doing research and students preparing for the AP U.S. History (APUSH) exam.

Photograph of George Henry Thomas.

Major General George Thomas commanded Union forces at the inconclusive Battle of Crow Valley during the Atlanta Campaign. [Library of Congress]


  • February 25, 1864


  • Whitfield County, Georgia


  • Atlanta

Principal Union commander(s):

  • Major General George Thomas

Principal Confederate commander(s):

  • General Joseph E. Johnston

Union forces engaged:

  • 2 divisions of the Federal 14th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland

Confederate forces engaged:

  • Stewart´s and Breckinridge´s Divisions, Army of Tennessee

Estimated Union casualties:

  • 345 (killed, wounded, captured/missing)

Estimated Confederate casualties:

  • 260 (killed, wounded, captured/missing)


  • Inconclusive

Citation Information

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  • Article Title Battle of Crow Valley Facts
  • Date February 25, 1864
  • Author
  • Keywords battle of crow valley, battle of dalton i, american civil war, george thomas, joseph e. johnston
  • Website Name American History Central
  • Access Date June 14, 2024
  • Publisher R.Squared Communications, LLC
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update March 17, 2024