Re: The Battle of the West that could have won the war for the...
- When is an army really an army?
According to the battle summary at CWSAC web site
the U.S. force involved was the 1st & 2nd Brigades, Army of
Kentucky. They suffered about 900 k&w, and 4000 missing.
Bragg captured about 4,000 at Munfordville. The Rebs captured 10,000
at Harper's Ferry. Do these count as "destroying an enemy army"?
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "hank9174" <clarkc@m...> wrote:
> Were the USA forces at Richmond an army in word and deed?
> --- In email@example.com, GnrlJEJohnston@a... wrote:
> > And the only time the Confederacy totally destroyed a Union Army
> was at the
> > Battle of Richmond - Kentucky. That too has been much
> > JEJ