Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Secessionville” in chapter 1.1 of Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4.:
...ore for not having attacked by James Island in July, 1863, when he attempted the Morris Island route.
The truth of the matter is, that the point attacked by Generals Benham and I. I. Stevens near Secessionville was the strongest one of the whole line, which was then unfinished and was designed to be some five miles in length.
The two Federal commanders might have overcome the obstacles in their front h...
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