On This Day

June 17, 1864 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • -18] Confederate troops pull back out Solves/lost Mt, Georgia
  • 640m long ponton bridge over James River, Virginia finished
  • Confederate General John B Hood replaces General Johnston as head of the Army of Tennessee
  • Skirmish at Mud Creek/Noyes's (Nose) Creek, Georgia