Re: [civilwarwest] Re: Vicksburg - Halleck's permission in detail
- In a message dated 7/15/2006 9:53:18 AM Mountain Daylight Time, josepharose@... writes:
Sherman took his troops from Memphis to Grant's front (before taking
them back for the riverine expedition). Wouldn't you state that, at
that point, Grant was planning for an overland move on Vicksburg?
If not, what was he doing?Exactly right--Nick Kurtz