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Sheridan’s Ride, a Raid in the North, and the Battle of Westport

Battle of Cedar Creek

In the third week of October 1864, General Philip Sheridan rallied his forces for a major victory in the Shenandoah Valley, while a gro7up of Confederates raided the town of St. Albans, Vermont, and Rebel forces retreated in Missouri after the Battle of Westport.

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