Chaney 2 By the time March 1865 rolled around, Lee's army, which was stationed around Petersburg, was under increasing pressure from the Federals. The supply situation for the Confederates was worse than it had been at any other point during the war
Brent Chaney Question #1 What do you find significant about Jackson's West Point experience?
When Jackson entered West Point for his first plebe(year) he had very little formal education in any subject. His first test would be to pass a preliminary
Brent Chaney Question #2 Analyze Jackson's service during the war with Mexico.
On Monday 22 July 1846 Jackson received orders to report to Captain Francis Taylor at Fort Columbus on Governors Island, New York. Jackson found Captain Taylor at Fort Ha
Brent Chaney Question #3 Does Jackson have any doubts about serving Virginia and the Confederacy in 1861?
Jackson did have some reservations about serving Virginia and the Confederacy. After the confrontation involving John Brown at Harper's Ferry,
Chaney 2 On the morning of September 15, 1862 word arrived to Robert E. Lee that Jackson had successfully raided Harper's Ferry and that the supply lines for the Confederate army were now back open again. With this news Lee decided to make his stand