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Army of the Potomac

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PT-1- The Army of the Potomac- Gettysburg Headquarters Staff

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Robert E. Lee refuses command of the Union Army

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Army of the Potomac. July 26, 1861 - June 28, 1865.

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1st Division, V. Corps, Army of the Potomac

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Army of the Potomac

The Army of the Potomac was the principal Union Army in the Eastern Theater of the American Civil War. It was created in July 1861 shortly after the First Battle of Bull Run and was disbanded in May 1865 following the surrender of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in April.
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