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The Battle of Corinth, Mississippi

Earl Van Dorn

In early October 1862, Confederate forces under Earl Van Dorn and Sterling Price attacked the Union garrison of Corinth, Mississippi.  In a bloody two-day battle the southerners were repulsed, and Union control over northeast Mississippi was secured.

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