Tag Archives: Nine Mile Road

Preparing for battle

“Thursday. Clear and warm. All our baggage was sent to Manassas this morning and every preparation made for battle,” Quartermaster clerk William H. Hill of the Spartan Band recorded on June 26, 1862. After several days of picket duty and … Continue reading

Posted in Battles: The Seven Days, Mike M. Hubbert Diary, The Minute Men of Attala, The Spartan Band, William H. Hill Diary | Tagged , , | Leave a comment