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American Civil War
October 14, 1863

As the Federal army withdrew towards Manassas Junction, Owens and Smyth's Union brigades (Warren's II Corps) fought a rearguard action against Stuart's cavalry and infantry of Harry Hays's division near Auburn.

Stuart's cavalry boldly bluffed Warren's infantry and escaped disaster. The II Corps pushed on to Catlett Station on the Orange & Alexandria Railroad.

Result(s): Inconclusive

Location: Fauquier County

Campaign: Bristoe Campaign (October�November 1863) next battle in campaign    previous battle in campaign

Date(s): October 14, 1863

Principal Commanders: General G.K. Warren [US]; Major General J.E.B. Stuart [CS]

Forces Engaged: Brigades

Estimated Casualties: 113 total

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