Brigadier General James Negley bombards Chattanooga from Stringer’s Ridge, then withdraws a day later; capture of Jackson; skirmish at Readyville.


June 7-9

Skirmishes at Triune and Spring Hill. The railroad bridge over the Little Harpeth River at Brentwood is slightly burned but is repaired within a day. Two spies are caught and hanged at Murfreesboro; one is a cousin of Robert E. Lee.