On this day: the Battle of Raymond in 1863

The Battle of Raymond was fought on May 12, 1863.

The Battle of Raymond, part of the US Civil War, took place on the 12th of May, 1863, near Raymond, Mississippi. It resulted in a Union victory.

The Confederates lostĀ 100 soldiers and the Union lost 68.

Though not a large battle compared to many others, it had a significant impact on theĀ Vicksburg Campaign.