Re: [TalkAntietam] McClellan's after action reports
Have you checked out Dick Weeks' Civil War website? Check on Google
for Shotgun's Civil War Home.... I do not know if he has what you are
looking for, but it might help.
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
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one's mother's side, is an introduction to any state in the Union, a
passport to any foreign country, and a benediction from the Almighty
----- Original Message -----
From: "Stephen Recker" <recker@...>
Sent: Wednesday, January 31, 2007 5:59 PM
Subject: [TalkAntietam] McClellan's after action reports
> Where would you look for the best discussion of McClellan's Antietam
> reports? Thanks.
> Stephen Recker
- I think this is amazing. It sure isn't talked about much.
On Thursday, February 1, 2007, at 08:54 PM, Tom Shay wrote:
> Harsh explains the westward movements of I Corps on page 351. Here are
> two excerpts pertaining to this topic:
> "....Meade turned left into the open country, but the contours of the
> ground carried him southwest, rather than south, and the lead brigade
> under Truman Seymour eventually struck the Smoketown Road".
> "Instead of turning left and filling the interval to the creek,
> Doubleday's division continued westward."