Battle of Seven Pines

Federal Soldiers Burying the Dead

Black-and-white illustration from New York Illustrated News (July 5, 1862) showing Federal soldiers burying the dead at the Battle at Fair Oaks (Seven Pines) during the American Civil War.

Caption: Federal soldiers burying the dead on the battlefield of Fair Oaks.—Camp of one of the regiments of Casey’s division. Sketched by our special artist, A. Lumley. See page 139 [for related story].

Source: Illustration from New York Illustrated News, July 5, 1862, page 129.


The division commanded by Brigadier General Silas Casey included regiments from New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maine.

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