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Answers to Trivia from the Archives

March 2012

Q.  In March, 1862, Stonewall Jackson began his legend-making Shenandoah Valley campaign with a defeat at this battle.

A.  The Battle of Kernstown

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Q.  Which major battle, fought in March, 1862, is distinguished by the fact that Confederate forces actually outnumbered Union forces?

A.  The Battle of Pea Ridge (Elkhorn Tavern)

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