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The Appomattox Campaign
March 30 - April 14, 2019

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Battle of Namozine Church

Amelia County Historical Society at Namozine Church: Society officers will present accounts of the skirmishes around, and the use of, Namozine Church on the morning of Monday, April 3, 1865, as Lee’s southernmost column evacuated below the Appomattox River for its rendezvous at Amelia Court House with the other southern columns.  The 1847 church briefly served as a field hospital and headquarters for both sides as Union cavalry caught up with Confederate rear-guard horse soldiers and infantry.

Earlier Event: April 2
Battle of Fort Gregg
Later Event: April 4
Rendezvous at Amelia Court House