Clement Vallandigham Arrested for Violating General Order Number 38

May 5, 1863

 

On May 5, 1863, a company of Union soldiers arrested Vallandigham at his home in Dayton and brought him to Cincinnati to stand trial for violating Union General Ambrose Burnside's General order Number 38.


 

Help support the ongoing development of Ohio Civil War Central by clicking the banner and then purchasing products from Amazon.com.

Ohio Civil War Central: An Encyclopedia of the American Civil War