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 Posted: Tue Sep 30th, 2008 02:19 am
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Johan Steele
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They left voluntarily because they had failed to drive the US forces into the river and if they had stayed they would have been destroyed.

The CS quit the field because of enemy action not because it felt like a fun thing to do. Both sides were badly blooded, with the side better able to recover the more dangerous. The CS forces didn't go back over to the offensive; they retreated and the US pursued, if at a glacial pace.

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