2 nd battle of bull run
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DESCRIPTION2 nd Battle of Bull Run. By Timmy Bish ,Nicholas Cafasso & Dominick Shroyer. Setting. Virginia about 30 miles west of Washington D.C. Near the Bull run stream It was a mixture of plains and wilderness. Union Leader. Union. John Pope. Confederate Leader. Thomas Stonewall Jackson. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
2nd Battle of Bull Run
2nd Battle of Bull Run By Timmy Bish ,Nicholas Cafasso & Dominick ShroyerSettingVirginia about 30 miles west of Washington D.C.
Near the Bull run stream
It was a mixture of plains and wilderness
Union LeaderUnionJohn Pope
Confederate LeaderThomas Stonewall Jackson
Why did the battle occur?Stonewall Jackson lead the army of Northern Virginia to attack Washington D.C. and where met in the middle at Bull Run. He was met by the army of the potomac.
What happened?It was Robert E. Lees most brilliant campaign . Lincoln commanded the Union back up North, two days later Lincoln summoned Gen. Henry W. Halleck.
The Battle of Bull Runs flagCasualtiesUnionConfederateDied 10,199 Captured or missing 4,263Died 25,000Captured or missing 8,500StatisticsJohn Pope was handicapped by a Confederate sharp shooter. Jackson died at the end of the Civil War Victory for the Confederate.
Union had 200,000 Troops, 89,199 walked out alive.Confederate had 85,000 troops , 65,000 walked out alive.Fun Facts