Places in Eastern Theater

Battle of White Oak Road
On March 30, Lee shifted reinforcements to meet the Federal movement to turn his right flank, placing Maj. Gen. W.H. Fitzhugh Lee’s cavalry divisions at Five Forks and transferring Pickett’s division from the Bermuda Hundred front to the extreme right. Explore this place »
Big Round Top
Big Round Top is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and was an important location during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. Explore this place »
Cemetery Hill
Cemetery Hill is just outside of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on the Northern edge of Cemetery Ridge. The Hill was occupied by the Army of the Potomac during the Battle of Gettysburg. Explore this place »
Cemetery Ridge
Cemetery Ridge is to the south of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. It was the primary position of the Army of the Potomac during the Battle of Gettysburg. Explore this place »
Culp's Hill
Culp's Hill is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and was an important location during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. Explore this place »
Devil's Den
Devil's Den is located outside of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, at the base of Little Round Top. Fighting occurred here during the Battle of Gettysburg. Explore this place »
General Lee's Headquarters and Museum
Robert E. Lee set up his headquarters in this house during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. Explore this place »
Little Round Top
Little Round Top is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and was an important location during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. Explore this place »
Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg
Combat took place on the grounds of the Lutheran Seminary on the west side of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. Explore this place »
McLean Farm
On April 9, 1865, Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia to Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant in the parlor of Wilmer McLean's house near Appomattox Court House. Explore this place »
McPherson’s Ridge
McPherson’s Ridge is located just west of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The Battle of Gettysburg began with fighting along the ridge on July 1, 1863. Explore this place »
Seminary Ridge
Seminary Ridge is just outside of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The Ridge was primarily occupied by the Army of Virginia during the Battle of Gettysburg, and served as the point from which Pickett's Charge was launched on July 3, 1863. Explore this place »
United States Military Academy at West Point
Many of the officers that served in the Union and Confederate armies attended the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York. Explore this place »

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