Battle of Chester Station

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3011 W. Hundred Road
Chesterfield, VA 23831
Region Central Virginia
Locality Chesterfield

Confederate attacks here May 5, 1864, failed to dislodge Union infantry stationed along the Southern communication and suppy line lines from Richmond to Petersburg. Although Union forces held the battlefield, they soon withdrew to Bermuda Hundred and were "bottled up" there.

Last Updated: 7/21/2011 5:22 PM
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