On This Day

What Happened on June 26, 1862

Historical Events

  • Battle of Beaver Dam Creek-Union repulses Confederacy in Virginia
  • Day 2 of 7 Days-Battle of Mechanicsville VA (Meadow Bridge)
  • US Army of Virginia established under Gen John Pope
1862 Highlights

About June 26, 1862

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer