Many units were naturally involved in that particular battle, including the 90th Regiment of the Pennsylvania Infantry. My 4th great uncle Benjamin Franklin Van Horn was among those serving with that unit. Sadly, he was captured by the Confederates and taken prisoner on the 20th. He served out the remainder of the Civil War at
Island in . Richmond
On This Day is a prompt to further explore historical events.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015