1864 – (Civil War) Second day at Petersburg, Virginia

The Union assault on Petersburg, Virginia, continued on this day. The 4th Wisconsin Light Artillery and 5th, 6th, 7th, 19th, 36th, 37th and 38th Wisconsin Infantry regiments took part in this four-day battle. The 2nd, 6th and 7th Infantry regiments arrived on June 16 and spent this day and the next erecting temporary fortifications.