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Answer to Trivia From the Archives

June 2010

A.  On June 15, 1862 this general writes to his father during the Siege at Vicksburg explaining his good fortune. 

Answer: Ulysses S. Grant

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B.  On June 28, 1862 this general was appointed to command the Army of the Potomac, just two days before the Battle of Gettysburg.

Answer: George G. Meade

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