Third Winchester - September 19, 1864 - 5pm to Dark
American Battlefield Trust’s map of the Battle of Third Winchester, Virginia on September 19, 1864 at 5pm to Dark
By 5:00 p.m., the envelopment of the Confederate line was complete and Maj. Gen. Jubal A. Early’s Confederates began to fall back through Winchester. Brig. Gen. Alfred T. A. Torbert’s cavalry charge down the Valley Turnpike captured the Star Fort, Fort Collier and many of their defenders, ending the battle.
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