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The Death of Stonewall Jackson

The ablest of Gen. Robert Lee’s Generals, “Stonewall” Jackson, who gained his sobriquet by his stand at the First Battle of Bull Run, is accidentally shot down by his own men.

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The Battle of Chancellorsville

Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson defeat a numerically superior force in one of history’s most famous battles.

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The Battle of Fredericksburg

Burnside suffers terrible defeat at Fredericksburg.

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The Battle of Antietam

Confederates under Robert E. Lee meet Union troops George McClellan on America’s bloodiest day.

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