Monthly Archives: June 2011

Sulphur Springs Order of Battle

As a follow-up to my earlier post of Fauquier White Sulphur Springs, I’ve been working on identifying the Federal units involved, especially which infantry regiment was responsible for the three cheers and a “tiger” that Jubal Early heard on the … Continue reading

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Fauquier Sulphur Springs

John Pope and Irvin McDowell are sitting by a roadside… This sounds like the beginning of a very bad Civil War-related joke and is a strange way to begin my first posting about the 11th Corps, especially since the 11th … Continue reading

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Some readers may question why a Civil War blog would focus on the 11th Corps of the Army of the Potomac. The men who served in the corps don’t naturally stand out as heroic or noteworthy. There are no well-known … Continue reading

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