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Cedar Creek - The Confederate Assault - October 19, 1864 - 6am to 7:30am

American Battlefield Trust's map of the Confederate Assault at Battle of Cedar Creek on October 19, 1864 from 6am to 7:30am

Maj. Gen. Jubal Early’s assault continued to roll through the Union camps. The XIX Corps fell back across the fields of the Belle Grove plantation, which served as Maj. Gen. Phil Sheridan’s headquarters (although Sheridan was not present when the Confederates attacked). Casualties from both sides were cared for inside the home.

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Frederick County, Shenandoah County and Warren County, VA | October 19, 1864
Result: Union Victory
Estimated Casualties
8,824
Union
5,764
Confed.
3,060