From October 30, 2015

The Siege of Chattanooga

Following their defeat at the Battle of Chickamauga, the Union troops withdrew (ran away) to Chattanooga. ¬†Instead of pursuing aggressively, the Confederate troops, under General Braxton Bragg, took some time to regroup, bury the dead, and then mosey on up to the area around Chattanooga. ¬†By this time the Union army was firmly entrenched, so …

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