October 12, 1862 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

JEB Stuart completes his "second ride around Mcclellan"

Union General George McClellan
Union General
George McClellan
Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart
Confederate General
J.E.B. Stuart
  • Maj Gen Earl Van Dorn assumes command of Conf troops in Missisippi
  • Skirmish at Monocacy, Maryland