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By Carl Smith

Osprey's exam of the conflict of Chancellorsville (1863) of the yank Civil conflict (1861-1865). Following the debacle of the conflict of Fredricksburg in December 1862, Burnside was once changed as commander of the military of the Potomac by way of common Joseph Hooker. Having reorganised the military and enhanced morale, he deliberate an assault that might take his military to Richmond and finish the struggle. even though confronted via a military two times his dimension, the accomplice commander Robert E. Lee cut up his forces: Jubal Early was once left to carry off Sedgwick's Fredericksburg assault, and 'Stonewall' Jackson used to be despatched with 26,000 males in a large envelopment round Hooker's correct flank. This name info how at nightfall on may well 2, Jackson's males crashed into the Federal correct flank, and the way stiffening Federal resistance slowed the accomplice strengthen the next day to come.

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