Headquarters of General U. S. Grant, April, 1865

When:
April 20, 2013 – April 21, 2013 all-day
2013-04-20T00:00:00+00:00
2013-04-22T00:00:00+00:00
Where:
Wilmer Mclean House
Appomattox
VA 24522
USA
Contact:
Appomattox Court House, National Park Service

The Headquarters of General U. S. Grant, as it looked in April of 1865, will be re-created on the grounds of the Wilmer McClean house on the week-end of April 20-21, 2013.  The encampment will be portrayed by the Living Historian group ‘Lincoln’s Generals’.

The Headquarters will show the public how General Grant’s center of operations looked in the Spring of 1865 with his General’s, support staff officer’s and the army around him at the Headquarters of the Army of the Potomac.

General Grant and his staff on the steps of the McClean house at Appomattox Court House, VA.

General Grant and his staff on the steps of the McClean house at Appomattox Court House, VA.

General Grant and staff relax in the shade at the McClean House.

General Grant and staff relax in the shade at the McClean House.

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