Key Battles of the Civil War

Key Battles of the Civil War

Scott Rank
 

Episode 5: The 1862 Peninsula Campaign

February 07, 2019   ●   59 min

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In early 1862 the Union Army launched a major operation in southeastern Virginia, the first large-scale offensive in the Eastern Theater. Lincoln replaced McDowell with George B. McClellan as commander. He reorganized the army, whipped it into shape, and also renamed it the Army of the Potomac. The goal was to roll over the Confederacy. The Rebels were not about to let that happen. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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