Re: [civilwarwest] Re: John Bell Hood
- View SourceAgain, it was the only alternative he had. He couldn't maneuver. He couldn't wait, since to do so would mean Schofield joining with Thomas, doubling the size of the force facing him. His only possibility was a gamble, a frontal assault.
ron <ron@...> wrote:
If he had really learend warfare from RELee, he would not have duplicated Pickett's charge at Franklin.
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No doubt about that, Steve.
From: lilsteve68@... [mailto:lilsteve68@...]
Sent: Tuesday, March 02, 2004 1:56 PM
Subject: Re: [civilwarwest] Re: John Bell Hood
In a message dated 3/2/04 11:33:16 AM Central Standard Time, tmix@... writes:
When told a problem existed Hood stayed in bed and did nothing. That is not leadership.
And either is placing a one legged, one arm man in command of a Army.
I place the Plame were it belongs Jefferson Davis.