Chickamauga 1863: The River of Death (Campaign, Volume 17)

By James Arnold

Through the fall of 1863 the Confederacy was once in dire straits. In a large gamble, accomplice President Jefferson Davis stripped forces from all of the significant accomplice armies to augment the military of Tennessee in a final ditch try to overwhelm the Union. On nineteenth September the Confederates attacked the Union military alongside Chickamauga creek south of Chattanooga. at the moment day of bloody scuffling with the complete Union correct collapsed and the military retreated headlong for Chattanooga, all other than common George H. Thomas' Corps who fought on doggedly till dusk delaying the accomplice develop, saving the Union and incomes his reputation because the "Rock of Chickamauga".

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