Monthly Archives: March 2013

Why Lee Stayed to Fight

[Earlier we explored Lee’s order to Heth: Do not bring on a general engagement.]  We asked why  Lee stayed to fight after the first day.  Here is what we think is the reason Lee stayed after the fighting ended the first … Continue reading

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The Battle for Little Round Top – Part 1

[NB: Images are clickable and can be enlarged] After intercepting the messenger from General Warren asking for a brigade to defend Little Round Top, Colonel Strong Vincent took it on his own hook to order his brigade [Third Brigade, 1st … Continue reading

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