Fort Stevens

    Battle Facts

    11 Jul 1864 - 12 Jul 1864

    Outcome: Union victory: Failed Confederate attempt to capture Washington, D.C., President Lincoln, observing the battle, comes under Confederate fire.

    19,600 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)Alexander M McCook Horatio G Wright
    • 374 Casualties
    • 373 Wounded

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Jubal Early
    • 500 Casualties
    • 400 Wounded

    874 Casualties