Supply the Soldiers in the Field
MISSION # 1 - WHERE ARE YOU GOING?
1. Locate and label City Point on your map.
2. Locate and label Petersburg on your map.
Clue: Letter from General Grant to Major-General Halleck, Chief of Staff of Army, Washington D.C.
(written from Cold Harbor, Richmond, June 5, 1864):
General Grant: ".I will move the army to the south side of the James River, either by crossing
the Chickahominy and marching near to City Point, or by going to the mouth of the Chickahominy on north side and crossing
there.Once on the south side of the James River, I can cut off all sources of supply to the enemy except what is furnished
by the canal."
MISSION #2 - WHAT IS YOUR LOCATION?