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Civil War - 1862
April 10, 1862 Bombardment of Ft. Pulaski begins from Tybee Island
  Civil War - 1862
April 11, 1862 Fort Pulaski surrenders
  Civil War - 1862
April 12, 1862 The Great Locomotive Chase
  Civil War - 1862
  Western and Atlantic Railroad
  Cobb County, Georgia
  Bartow County, Georgia
  Gordon County, Georgia
  Whitfield County, Georgia
  Catoosa County, Georgia
May 17, 1862 Union soldiers from Tybee/Fort Pulaski attempt to land near Savannah (Thunderbolt). They are driven back.
  City of Savannah, Georgia
  Civil War - 1862
July 1, 1862 Battle of Malvern Hill
  Civil War - 1862
  Philip Cook, CSA
August 12, 1862 Atlanta is declared to be under martial law. Travel to and from the city is restricted and controlled.
  Civil War - 1862
August 28, 1862 Battle of Second Manassas
August 30, 1862
  Civil War - 1862
  Philip Cook, CSA
September 17, 1862 Battle of Sharpsburg (Antietam)
  Civil War - 1862
  Robert Toombs
  Philip Cook, CSA
October 9, 1862 James Longstreet promoted to lieutenant general
  Civil War - 1862
  James Longstreet
November 1, 1862 John Gordon commissioned Brigadier General, CSA
  Civil War - 1862
  John Brown Gordon
December 26, 1862 William S. Rosecrans begins an advance on Murfreesboro, TN, from Nashville
  Civil War - 1862
December 31, 1862 Battle of Stone's River (1st day)
  Civil War - 1862
  Patrick Ronayne Cleburne






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