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Army of the Potomac

Brandy Station and Second Winchester

As Robert E. Lee begins his second invasion of the north, Union and Confederate cavalry clash at Brandy Station, and the Federals suffer a humiliating defeat in the second battle of Winchester.

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Two Generals in Trouble

Ambrose Burnside’s command is ended by mud and political intrigue while Braxton Bragg continues to be on the hot seat.

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