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Union Army of the Shenandoah

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The Army of the Shenandoah was a Union army during the American Civil War. First organized ... Its Valley Campaigns of 1864 rendered the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia unable to produce foodstuffs fo...

Shenandoah Valley Campaigns - American Civil War - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Shenandoah Valley Campaigns, including ... In 1864, Union General Philip Sheridan embarked on a campaign aimed at ...

Shenandoah Valley during the Civil War - Encyclopedia Virginia

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Apr 30, 2009 ... The Shenandoah Valley in western Virginia stretches about 140 miles ... When those connections were destroyed by Union general Philip H.

The Campaigns – Shenandoah at War

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From Stonewall Jackson's 1862 Valley Campaign, which helped save the ... his opponents and Union leaders, drew thousands of Union troops from the Federal  ...

American Civil War: The Shenandoah Valley

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May 1, 2006 ... While the Shenandoah Valley didn't see any important battles in the first year of the war, the decisions made by the Union commander in the ...

Shenandoah's Civil War Connection - Shenandoah National Park ...

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June 18, 1862-Leaving the Shenandoah Valley: Jackson Crosses the Blue .... fighting McClellan in the Seven Days Battle, Union General Nathaniel Banks ...

Overview of the 1862 Stonewall Jackson Valley Campaign - Cedar ...

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"Stonewall" Jackson's 1862 Shenandoah Valley Campaign ... Vastly outnumbered, and at times, facing three Union armies, Jackson managed in less .... celebrated soldier in the Confederacy (until he was eclipsed by General Robert E. Lee) ...

Shenandoah Valley Civil War Time Line - Cedar Creek & Belle ...

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Result: Union Victory. April 30 - Richard S. Ewell's division crosses the Blue Ridge at Swift Run Gap into the Shenandoah Valley. May 3 - Jackson's army departs ...

Stonewall Marches Through the Shenandoah - Civil War Trust

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Lieutenant General T. J. “Stonewall” Jackson (National Archives) ... objective was to defend the Valley while at the same time preventing Union troops there from ...

History Facts | Annie Barrows

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Phil Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign in late summer and fall of 1864! ... moving from the Shenandoah Valley to Richmond, the Union's leaders were, ...

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Shenandoah Valley Campaign of 1862 - Encyclopedia Virginia

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Jan 28, 2010 ... On November 4, 1861, Confederate general Thomas J. "Stonewall" ... There were no Union troops in the Shenandoah Valley, but Jackson had ...

Flames consume Shenandoah Valley in Union campaign - The ...

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Sep 11, 2014 ... Flames consume Shenandoah Valley in Union campaign ... Ulysses S. Grant, the new commander of the Union armies, was fulfilling the ...

Showdown in the Shenandoah Valley: 1864 Valley Campaign ...

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Thus Ulysses Grant put in motion the 1864 Shenandoah Valley Campaign, placing ... One Union veteran later wrote, "The roar of battle, as the two lines fairly met, .... Despite this success, Gordon urged his commander to continue the advance.