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The Federal Army Commander Pope gleefully announced that he would “bag Jackson" the battle of Second Manassas proved him inadequate to the task.


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the War
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Second Manassas
Second Bull Run
29th of August, 1862

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General Pope had placed artillery on Dogan Ridge to shell Major General Thomas Jackson’s Second Corps of the General Lee’s A.N.V..

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Schoolhouse Branch was a wet season stream that bisected the fields that General Porter’s troops advanced over to attack Lee’s Second Corps.

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General Thomas Jackson positioned his troops behind an unfinished railroad bed, which offered protection for his troops without the effort of building earthworks.



Second Manassas, Page Three

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