McClellan's Battles
Battles in McClellan's own campaigns*


Currier & IvesWest Virginia

(1) Phillipi (6/3/61)

(2) Rich Mountain (7/11)

(3) Carrick's Ford (7/13)

(4) Scary Creek (7/17)


Peninsula/Richmond

(5) Williamsburg (5/4/62, 5/5/62)

(6) West Point (5/7)

(7) Hanover Courth House (5/27)

(8) Fair Oaks (5/31 - 6/1)

(9) Oak Grove (6/25)

(10) Mechanicsville (6/26)

(11) Gaines Mill (6/27)

(12) Savage Station (6/29)

(13) White Oak Swamp (6/30)

(14) Glendale (6/30)

(15) Malvern Hill (7/1)


Maryland

(16) South Mountain (9/14/62)

(17) Crampton's Gap (9/14)

(18) Antietam (9/17)

(19) Shepherdstown (9/19, 9/20)


*Battles ordered by McClellan as general-in-chief that were not fought in his own theatre of war have been excluded from this list, e.g. New Orleans, New Berne, etc. In addition, the following battles fought by McClellan or his subordinates have been omitted.

Ball's Bluff (10/21/61) -- Not authorized by McClellan

Dranesville (12/20/61) -- Ditto

Harper's Ferry (2/20/62) -- Assault pre-empted by enemy flight

Yorktown (5/4/62) -- Assault pre-empted by enemy flight

Garnett's Farm (6/27) -- Independent subordinate action

Goldings (6/28) -- Ditto

Peach Orchard (6/29) -- Included in Savage Station


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