Union Skirmish at Aquia Church

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Union Skirmish at Aquia Church

On April 2nd, Sickles and a large force of  “one thousand cavalry and 2,000 infantry” left Maryland by steamboat and traveled to Evansport, now called Quantico.  On April 4th, they headed south and had a brief skirmish at Aquia Church with “forty Texas scouts.”