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In Line of Battle

The 13th Mississippi, as part of Barksdale’s Mississippi Brigade, played a minor role in the Battle of Brandy Station, the largest battle of predominantly cavalry forces during the Civil War: involving about 9,500 horsemen under Gen. J.E.B. Stuart and 11,000 … Continue reading

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