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Bled From the Top: Confederate Officer Corps in the 1864 Tennessee Campaign

When the Army of Tennessee returned to its namesake Confederate state in November 1864, the chance to provide a glimmer of hope for the South in the West marched with it. By early December, that same force was decimated after … Continue reading

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The Final Fight at Resaca

The second day of the Battle of Resaca proved to be no less horrific than the first. Hood’s Corps, having gained some ground, had during the night moved to defend it. The following fight would become the most famous episode … Continue reading

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