Stonewall Back in Town

With the help of some unruly women, the Rebel general reclaimed Winchester, Virginia, for the Confederacy in May 1862. Some of the retreating Union regiments marched in good order through Winchester, Virginia, while other units raced pell-mell into the northern Shenandoah Valley town, desperate to stay out of Major General Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson’s clutches. … Continue reading Stonewall Back in Town