Re: [civilwarwest] Re: Western Theater errata, No. 2 - Long
- Just a comment;I didn't say that. That's someone else's post.----- Original Message -----From: DPowell334@...Sent: Tuesday, March 30, 2004 7:59 PMSubject: Re: [civilwarwest] Re: Western Theater errata, No. 2 - LongIn a message dated 3/30/2004 6:28:51 PM Central Standard Time, rtaubman@... writes:
>things that irritated me was a comment about Thomas' stand at
>>Chickamauga, that two-thirds of the Union army was routed. I have
>>heard this used before, and completely disagree with it. Of 31
The 2/3 theory comes from the fact that 2 of the 3 main corps commanders left the field. Rarely does anyone bother to do a brigade count.