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Capt. Calvin D. Cowles , 23d U. S. Infantry, Major George B. Davis , U. S. Army, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph W. Kirkley, The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War 22 4 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.). You can also browse the collection for Groveton (Virginia, United States) or search for Groveton (Virginia, United States) in all documents.

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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book III:—Maryland. (search)
menace Centreville, and extended his right to Groveton in the direction of Thoroughfare Gap; he was were to form the centre and take position at Groveton to attack Jackson in front. McDowell and Porg up strong positions from Sudeley Springs to Groveton behind the unfinished embankments he had occuarance on the scene of action. The hamlet of Groveton is situated a little east of the turnpike andlle from Manassas, and even the possession of Groveton was no longer of any importance to them, sincleft Sudeley to connect with the main road at Groveton. On the morning of the 30th, this road forme at a distance of fifteen hundred metres from Groveton, was the one in which Colonel S. D. Lee had ped north of the road, a little to the rear of Groveton. On his left Reynolds remained alone south of this road near Groveton, and consequently far in advance of Bald Hill. McDowell's two divisions wAugust is sometimes designated by the name of Groveton. Although this appellation is more proper, w[11 more...]
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), chapter 8 (search)
only speak of those which rest upon facts or definite specifications. After his defeat, General Pope censured his lieutenant for not having prevented the junction of Jackson and Longstreet, by placing himself between them on the Gainesville and Groveton road. He asserted that this manoeuvre was practicable, and that it would have assured the defeat of the Confederates. It was in consequence of this accusation that Porter was tried and condemned. At a later period, when the facts became more against him by the publication of General Pope have been modified and restricted. Pope has blamed him for not having left the Gainesville road, which had been designated to him in his first instructions, to move to the right in the direction of Groveton, and attack the extremity of Longstreet's line; and the junction of the latter with Jackson, conceded to have been accomplished at the outset of the battle, is no longer in question. Thus far the censure is well founded, although it must be a