Re: More 23rd IN at Battle of Raymond
- --- In email@example.com, "William H Keene"
>I see your point, there's nothing to indicate what the 3rd Brigade
> Whichever, that was not what I was questioning. You asumed
> that the brigade rested and ate lunch.
did after deploying, or how much time elapsed after it deployed until
the engagement broke out.
But my point was that the entire division had arrived on the field,
and seemed to be sitting at rest while the 23rd and 31st were moving
through the woods. Again, keep in mind that the 23rd had time to not
only move completely across the creek, but then march 350 yards
through the same jungle that everyone else would have been trying to