edit]. Longstreet's attack was delayed, however, because he first had to wait for
his final brigade (Evander M. Law's, Hood's ...
Longstreet's post-war account of the fight on July 2, 1863 in the Civil War's most
famous battle, Gettysburg.
On July 2, 1863, the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg, Confederate
commander Robert E. Lee ordered Lieutenant General James Longstreet to
attack and ...
At Gettysburg, Longstreet told Lee that a direct assault would end in disaster --
but ... The next day, a Sunday (the same day that Jackson would succumb to his
... carry the Confederate army northward in a second invasion of Union territory.
Jul 2, 2013 ... On July 2, 1863, as the Battle of Gettysburg entered its second day, ... As
Longstreet's men prepared to attack, Union chief engineer ...
Per Harry Pfanz in "Gettysburg-The Second Day" the definitive order for
Longstreet to attack the Union left came at around 11AM. there is some dispute
as to ...
As his head-quarters were about four miles from the command, i did not ride over,
but sent, to report the work of the second day. In the absence of orders, I had ...
Jun 26, 2005 ... Although the battle of Little Round Top is one of the most famous events at the
battle of Gettysburg, it was in many ways an accident.
At the end of the first day of battle at Gettysburg - July 1, 1863 - Union lines had.
... Lee's second-in-command—General Longstreet—thought the best move, ...
Day Two. Thursday July 2, 1863. HOME. Lt. General James "Old Pete" Longstreet
... Longstreet relayed the battle plans to generals Hood and McLaws, who ....
recognized and often published photographs on the subject of Gettysburg, this ...