The Battle of Malvern Hill happened on June 1, 1862. The battle lasted 7 days
General information of the battle
The Confederate army was under General Robert E. Lee's command, Union army was under General Fitz John Porter's control. The Confederate side won this battle. Confederate casualties at Malvern Hill totaled 5,650, compared with the Union's 3,007
The following result by the battle
The Confederate victory convinced Union Commander George McCllelan to abandon plans to advance upon Richmond.