Timeline of West Virginia: Civil War and Statehood
March 6, 1862

The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events, with Documents, Narratives, Illustrative Incidents, Poetry Etc.
Frank Moore, ed. Vol. 4. New York: G. P. Putnam, 1863, p. 51

March 6. - A squad of Van Allen's cavalry today captured a rebel picket, five in number, near Bunker Hill, Va. They belonged to the Second Virginia infantry. They were carried before the Division Provost-Marshal, Lieut. Col. Andrews, of the Massachusetts Second, for examination.

Timeline of West Virginia: Civil War and Statehood: March 1862

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