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The withdrawal begins

On Feb. 24, the long-anticipated Yankee movement to contact with the Rebs around Leesburg began. The Twenty-Eighth Pennsylvania Infantry began crossing the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers at Harpers Ferry into upper Loudoun County. Two days later Hill recorded the 13th’s … Continue reading

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