On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1862

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Elkhorn Tavern, Day 2, Generals Ben McCulloch & James McIntosh killed

Famous Deaths

  • Ben McCulloch, US Confederate brigadier general (KIA), dies at 50
  • John Baillie McIntosh, US general-major (Union Army), dies at 32
  • William Slack, US Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle