Tuesday, November 28, 2023

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U.S. Civil War History

1862 - John Palmer and John Scholfield were promoted to major general for the Union army.

1864 - At Sand Creek, Colorado, Southern Cheyenne and Arapahoe Indians were massacred by a band of Colonel John Chivington's Colorado volunteers.

1864 - Confederate General John Bell Hood approached Franklin, Tennessee. The next day he attacked troops under John Scholfield. (Battle of Franklin, Tennessee)

U.S. Civil War Quotes

"The trouble with Hooker is that he's got his headquarters where his hindquarters ought to be."
- Abraham Lincoln

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