Through a driving rainstorm, Confederates push Union forces all the way back to Bushong Hill.

Through a driving rainstorm, blinding smoke, and deepening mud, Confederates push Union forces all the way back to Bushong Hill, north of the Shenandoah Valley town of New Market. There, Union general Franz Sigel’s men deploy eighteen guns and aim them at Confederate general John C. Breckinridge’s still-advancing line.