Beefsteak Cattle Raid

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Route 106 & Route 609
Prince George, VA 23875
Region Central Virginia
Locality Prince George

Confederate cavalry successfully slid behind Union lines in September 1864 to capture 2,486 steers meant to feed Union troops engaged in the siege of Petersburg.

Last Updated: 2/4/2013 11:17 AM

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