Civil War Events by Person - John Magruder


Listing of all day-by-day events of the American Civil War related to the state of John Magruder.

There are a total of (3) Civil War Events by Person - John Magruder events in the CivilWarTimeline.net database. Entries are listed below by date-of-occurrence ascending (first-to-last). Other leading and trailing events are also included for perspective.
August 7, 1861

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To limit Union troop housing options, Hampton, Virginia is burned by Confederate troops under the command of General John B. Magruder.



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June 29, 1862

The Battle of Savage's Station, the fifth of the Seven Days Battles, is fought. It is another inconclusive engagement with the Union suffering 1,038 casualties against the Confederate's 473. Sumner led the Union forces against Magruder. Union forces withdraw.



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January 1, 1863

Union forces flee Galveston, Texas after a surprise attack by General Magruder and his men. The city is now firmly in Confederate control.



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