On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1862

Historical Events


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12] General Stonewall Jackson evacuates Winchester Virginia Army of the Potomac. Gen Henry Halleck is named general-in-chief

Confederate General Stonewall Jackson
Confederate General
Stonewall Jackson

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Abraham Lincoln removes George McClellen as general-in-chief

16th US President Abraham Lincoln
16th US President
Abraham Lincoln

1862 Highlights

About March 11, 1862

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces