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    Sentences forGeorge B. McClellan

    • The Seven Days Battles followed in late June and early July 1862, during which commanding Union General-in-Chief George B. McClellan threatened to take Richmond in the Peninsula campaign but failed.Richmond, Virginia-Wikipedia
    • Union General George B. McClellan's forces gained possession of much of northwestern Virginia in mid-1861, concentrating on towns and roads; the interior was too large to control and became the center of guerrilla activity.Confederate States of America-Wikipedia
    • Franklin had been a staunch supporter of George B. McClellan and refused to serve under Hooker, because he disliked him personally and also because he was senior to Hooker in rank.Battle of Chancellorsville-Wikipedia
    • The Department of Docks was given the task of creating the master plan for the waterfront, and General George B. McClellan was engaged to head the project.East River-Wikipedia
    • The Democrats nominated George McClellan, a War Democrat for the 1864 presidential election but gave him an anti-war platform.Union (American Civil War)-Wikipedia
    • After the Union rout at Bull Run and Winfield Scott's retirement, Lincoln appointed Major General George B. McClellan general-in-chief.Abraham Lincoln-Wikipedia

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