The 1814 Society Annual Event
October 27, 2017

Fall 2017 Battlefield of the Peninsula Campaign/Seven Days’ Battles
October 28-29


This two-day trip will focus on Major General George B. McClellan’s spring 1862 campaign to advance up the peninsula formed by the York and James Rivers, and efforts by General Robert E. Lee to drive the Army of the Potomac from the gates of Richmond.  The ride includes stops at Fort Monroe, Yorktown, Fair Oaks/Seven Pines, Gaines Mill, Savage’s Station, White Oak Swamp, Glendale, and Malvern Hill, and Tredegar Iron Works.