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Secessionville, Cumberland Gap, and Vicksburg

Battle of Secessionville

In the third week of June 1862, the Union command dealt with the aftermath of the battle of Secessionville, South Carolina, while northern forces occupied Cumberland Gap and tightened their pressure on Vicksburg, Mississippi.

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