Historical Events on November 5, 1862

About Nov 5, 1862

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 0 months and 17 days

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ambrose Burnside replaces McClellen as head of Army of Potomac

Union General, Politician and Industrialist Ambrose Burnside
Union General, Politician and Industrialist
Ambrose Burnside
  • Battle at Barbee's Crossroads, Virginia: 51 casualties