Re: The viability of Attack in the West versus the East
- --- In email@example.com, "raymondohara" <raymond-
> > > CSA was able to contest were jackson and vicksburg.
> > Some people here seem to think about actual historical facts like
> > 1. the confederates built defensive lines around Corninth
> > 2. the confederates did not leave right away when the US
> > but first tried to fightthe
> tried to fight??? if they tried to fight why did they flee before
> shooting started.There was shooting before they retreated.
> > 3. the confederates did not go to Jackson from Corninth, but wentto
> > Tupelo where Bragg took over and moved most of the army toNot so.
> and they aandoned tupelo at the approach of the union.
> bragg went to chat because buell was deteached back towards middleWhew, finally something accurate.
> > 4. Van Dorn and Price continued to operate in northernMississippi
> > for about 5 monthscampaign
> and neither were part of the AoT nor were they involved in the
They were both at Corinth when Halleck advanced ahgainst it.
> price was the army of the trans miss and came across the river andwere
> iuks was 5 months and corinth was 6 months after shiloh and both
> after the CSA had reached jackson.They both arrived at Corinth right after Shiloh. So again you are not
making any sense.
- I was asking Ray for a source on Jackson.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Ronald black" <rblack0981@...>
>versus the East
> How many sources do you want? Take your pick.
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> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "raymondohara" <raymond-
> > --- In email@example.com, "Ronald black"
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> > >
> > > Ray:
> > > They didn't go to Jackson.
> > > Ron
> > >
> > when grant began the next campaign. they were at jackson.
>1/2/2008 11:29 AM
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