5655Re: [TalkAntietam] re Moxley Sorrel and September 16th (Night)
- Apr 3, 2009Dean,
I have no idea either if Priest is correct, is wrong (again!),
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Dean Essig" <d.essig@...>
Sent: Friday, April 03, 2009 10:18 AM
Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] re Moxley Sorrel and September 16th
> Hi Gerry!
> The Jeff Davis Legion (and the rest of Hampton's Cavalry
> Brigade) is
> following McLaws up from Harpers Ferry screening the march.
> This doesn't jive with Priest and makes Sorrel's story
> I'd welcome the correction if my info is wrong.
> On Apr 3, 2009, at 9:07 AM, G E Mayers wrote:
>> 1. Where was the Jeff Davis Legion posted/encamped the night
>> September 16? (According to Priest, the Jeff Davis Legion was
>> the West Woods; he places Sorrel and the rest of Longstreet's
>> staff in the West Woods also.)
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