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AUGUST IN CONFEDERATE HISTORY

Birthdates
August   2, 1814 ~ Brigadier General Maxcy Gregg, CSA
August   5, 1818 ~ Brigadier General Carnot Posey, CSA
August   6, 1811 ~ Judah P. Benjamin, Attorney General, Acting Secretary of War, and Secretary of State, CSA,
August   7, 1838 ~ Brigadier General Evander McIvor Law, CSA
August 10, 1814 ~ Lieutenant General John Clifford Pemberton, CSA
August 14, 1824 ~ Briagdier General William Terry, CSA
August 21, 1821 ~ Brigadier General William Barksdale, CSA

Battles and Events
August   1, 1863 ~ Battle of Brandy Station
August   9, 1862 ~ Battle of Cedar Mountain
August 10, 1861 ~ Battle of Wilson's Creek
August 16, 1864 ~ Battle of Front Royal
August 24, 1862 ~ Cruise of the C.S.S. Alabama (through July 19, 1864)
August 29, 1862 ~ Battle of Second Manassas


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