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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