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Battle of Malvern Hill, 1862

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Published on May 22, 2008

The Battle of Malvern Hill was the last battle in the Seven Days' Battles outside Richmond, VA, in 1862.

The battle came about as the Union army retreated to Harrison's Landing in a successful attempt to avoid Lee's Confederate advance.

The video starts on the Union artillery line moving around the edge of the battlefield anti-clockwise (counter clockwise) to cover the Confederate positions and artillery.

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