Second Battle of Bull Run
Fought August 28–30, 1862, in Prince William County, Virginia, as part of the American Civil War.- Second Battle of Bull Run
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Independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia, United States.
The Second Battle of Bull Run (or the Second Battle of Manassas) was fought near Manassas on August 28–30, 1862.
Organized as a major unit of the Union Army and operated briefly and unsuccessfully in 1862 in the American Civil War.
The entire army was soundly defeated at the Second Battle of Bull Run by Jackson, Longstreet, and Lee, and withdrew to the defensive lines of Washington, D.C. On September 12, 1862, the units of the Army of Virginia were merged into the Army of the Potomac and the Army of Virginia was never reconstituted.
Confederate general who served the Confederate States of America in the American Civil War, during which he was appointed the overall commander of the Confederate States Army.
Lee then overcame Union forces under John Pope at the Second Battle of Bull Run in August.
One of the foremost Confederate generals of the American Civil War and the principal subordinate to General Robert E. Lee, who called him his "Old War Horse".
Longstreet led a devastating counterattack that routed the Union army at Second Bull Run in August.
Career United States Army officer and a Union general during the American Civil War.
He is most known for his performance at the Second Battle of Bull Run and his subsequent court martial.
Confederate general who was killed in the American Civil War.
After the start of the American Civil War, he gained early fame as the commander of the "Light Division" in the Seven Days Battles and became one of Stonewall Jackson's ablest subordinates, distinguishing himself in the 1862 battles of Cedar Mountain, Second Bull Run, Antietam, and Fredericksburg.
Census-designated place in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States and a suburb of Washington, D.C. The population was 71,135 at the 2010 census.
In the American Civil War, several battles were fought nearby including the First Battle of Manassas, the Second Battle of Manassas, and the Battle of Chantilly.
Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson (January 21, 1824 – May 10, 1863) served as a Confederate general (1861–1863) during the American Civil War, and became one of the best-known Confederate commanders after General Robert E. Lee.
During the Northern Virginia Campaign that summer, Jackson's troops captured and destroyed an important supply depot for General John Pope's Army of Virginia, and then withstood repeated assaults from Pope's troops at the Second Battle of Bull Run.
Unit of the Union Army of the Potomac during the American Civil War.
The V Corps saw action at the Second Battle of Bull Run, fighting on the left wing of the Union army.
The Maryland campaign (or Antietam campaign) occurred September 4–20, 1862, during the American Civil War.
Lee then conducted the northern Virginia campaign in which he outmaneuvered and defeated Maj. Gen. John Pope and his Army of Virginia, most significantly at the Second Battle of Bull Run (Second Manassas).