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 Posted: Wed Dec 19th, 2007 02:50 pm
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39th Miss. Walker

Joined: Tue May 1st, 2007
Location: South Carolina
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Johan, you have posted this a couple of times, can you elaborate.
"A 15,000 man standing army w/ about a third in CS POW camps..."

Exactly when, where, what sources? Up to a few days before the firing on Sumter Northern agents and officers were walking the streets of Charleston.

You can also give Buchannan credit for his hands off "I don't know what to do" attitude. He was worse than worthless.

You also need to put some of the blame on the firing on Sumter on the Union attempting to re-enforce and re-supply Sumter, twice.

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