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The Civil War: Conclusion of the Overland Campaign

Unburied dead on the Cold Harbor battlefield (1865)

Unburied dead on the Cold Harbor battlefield (1865)

Mechanicsville, Virginia
Saturday, June 28, 2014

Historians and officials from the National Park Service commemorate the conclusion of the Overland Campaign, which took place in Virginia 150 years ago in May and June 1864. The ceremony includes keynote remarks by Civil War scholar James Robertson.

Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014 at 9:33am (ET)

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