Historical Events on November 17, 1862

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Confederate Secretary of War George B Randolph resigns

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Union General Ambrose Burnside marches north out of Washington, D.C., to begin the Fredericksburg campaign

Union General, Politician and Industrialist Ambrose Burnside
Union General, Politician and Industrialist
Ambrose Burnside