Driving Dixie Down: Stoneman completes the ride through Virginia, April 7-10, 1865

My last installment covering Major-General George Stoneman’s Raid brought the raiders up to the Virginia & Tennessee Railroad at points from Wytheville to Salem.  On April 6, as the big armies in Virginia fought around Farmville, Stoneman began withdrawing his forces for transit back into North Carolina. The main column, with Stoneman and Brigadier-General AlvanContinue reading “Driving Dixie Down: Stoneman completes the ride through Virginia, April 7-10, 1865”