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]

Battle of Crow Valley Facts

February 25, 1864

Key facts about the Battle of Crow Valley.



  • 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
  • Coverage 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 August 12, 2022
  • Publisher R.Squared Communications, LLC
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update July 5, 2022