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 Posted: Thu Aug 14th, 2008 01:31 am
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The Iron Duke

Joined: Tue Jul 29th, 2008
Location: Georgia USA
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"I know Kilpatrick is a hell of a damn fool but that is just the type of man I want for this expedition."

At Waynesboro, Georgia Kilpatrick was getting whipped so good by Wheeler's men that Sherman had to send over Jeff Davis's infantry as support. Later during the Carolinas campaign Sherman got completely fed up with Kilpatrick.

"Cleburne is here!" meant that all was well. -Daniel Harvey Hill
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