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White Oak Swamp
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American Civil War
June 30, 1862

Peninsular Campaign Map

The Union rearguard under Major General William Franklin stopped Jackson's divisions at the White Oak Bridge crossing, resulting in an artillery duel, while the main battle raged two miles farther south at Glendale or Frayser's Farm.

White Oak Swamp can be considered part of the Glendale engagement.

Result(s): Inconclusive

Location: Henrico County

Campaign: Peninsular Campaign (March-September 1862) next battle in campaign    previous battle in campaign

Date(s): June 30, 1862

Principal Commanders: Major General William Franklin [US]; Major General Thomas J. Jackson [CS]

Forces Engaged: Armies

Estimated Casualties: 500 total





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