The Civil War, Day by Day

Gen. Reynolds and Staff (detail)

Gen. John F. Reynolds, US

Reynolds turned down the offer. Soon afterwards, he led three corps into action at the Battle of Gettysburg. There, while directing his troops from horseback, he was shot and killed.

On March 19, 1865 Three Day Battle of Bentonville, NC Began.

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