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The Rappahannock Crossings

We got an unexpected jolt this afternoon in Virginia, but things seem to have quieted down a little as we now await the arrival of Hurricane Irene this weekend.  149 years ago this week there was a different kind of … Continue reading

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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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