Second Battle of Petersburg
Part of the American Civil War
The war in Virginia - the 18th Army Corps storming a fort on the right of the Rebel line before Petersburg, June 15, sketch by Edwin Forbes
Date June 15–18, 1864
Location Petersburg, Virginia
Result Confederate victory; Union siege begins
United States United States (Union) Confederate States of America CSA (Confederacy)
Ulysses S. Grant
George G. Meade
Robert E. Lee
P.G.T. Beauregard
13,700–62,000 (reinforcements arrived over four days)[1] 5,400–38,000[1]
Casualties and losses
11,386 (1,688 killed, 8,513 wounded, 1,185 missing or captured)[2] 4,000 (200 killed, 2,900 wounded, 900 missing or captured)[2]

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