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24011Re: What do you think of...John Pemberton ??

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  • james2044
    Dec 11, 2003
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      --- In civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com, "Dave Smith" <dmsmith001@y...>
      wrote:
      > By that logic, (and to invoke as a point of reference that theater-
      > that-shall-not-be-mentioned) Abraham Lincoln was responsible for
      > Fredericksburg (First).
      >

      Dave;

      I'll agree with that statement. When Burnside got command of the
      AOP, over his objections, it was with a clear understanding that a
      winter campaign was required. Given this logic, Lincoln was
      responsible for 1st Bull Run too.

      James2044
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