5832Re: Burnside Closer to HF than Franklin?
- Sep 16, 2009--- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, "eighth_conn_inf" <eighth_conn_inf@...> wrote:
> Thanks for your reply and sorry for my continued confusion. OR, 19, pt. 1, pg. 378 shows Franklin on 12 Sept. thru Urbana near the Monocacy River while pg. 416 shows Burnside at Frederick.
So Franklin is coming up the Urbana Pike towards Frederick; Burnside is ahead of him in Frederick.
> OR, 19, pt. 2, pg. 258, Pleasonton reports Franklin on 11 Sept. with a division near Sugarloaf. McClellan on 12 Sept. reports to Halleck that Burnside is in Frederick with the rest of his troops between there and New Market, with Franklin on the left of Sumner who is near Urbana, pg. 271.Where did you get that Franklin was west of Sugarloaf?
> So if Burnside is no closer to HF than Frederick and Franklin is on or close to the Monocacy west of Sugarloaf on the 12th...
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