Tag Archives: Armistead Long

Bury These Men: Lee and Hill at Bristoe Station

Today, we are pleased to welcome guest author Bill Backus. Perhaps the most famous incident from the Battle of Bristoe Station was the rebuke Robert E. Lee gave to A.P. Hill after both surveyed the human wreckage after the disastrous … Continue reading

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Robert E. Lee and Certain Young Ladies

Today, we are pleased to welcome back guest author Mike Block. On September 13, 1863, the Army of the Potomac, responding to the departure of General James Longstreet’s First Corps, Army of Northern Virginia to Tennessee, moved south and occupied … Continue reading

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