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 Posted: Thu Sep 25th, 2008 03:10 am
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Captain Crow
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Doc C wrote: Wouldn't have mattered how much strength Lee had remaining, Meade still had the huge not engaged 6th Corp sitting to the east of the Baltimore Pike and the relatively fresh 5th Corp. These 2 corps were just sitting there in easy supporting distance for any move Lee's army was to make, i.e. break through at the round tops, cemetery ridge, etc.

Doc C
yep that's true....which only serves to further illustrate my contention against the wisdom of fighting this ill advised action at all.

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