Abraham Lincoln’s repeated requests for Federal forces to launch an invasion of eastern Tennessee continue to go unheeded, causing great frustration.
Abraham Lincoln tries to coordinate action in the Western Theater, but his generals are reluctant to comply.
Henry W. Halleck issues General Orders as part of his Federal program to suppress alleged disloyalty in Missouri.
Federals under John Pope overwhelm a force of Missouri State Guards and demoralize secessionists in the western part of the state.
The U.S. War Department issues General Orders No. 97, which authorizes a major military reorganization.
The “Grand Armies of the Republic” staged a triumphant review through Washington to celebrate the Federal victory and end of the war.