The Civil War, Day by Day

Virginia's Honored Sons

Virginia’s Honored Sons

“Up men, and to your posts!” Pickett ordered them. “Don’t forget today that you are from old Virginia!” The charge so shredded their ranks that Pickett afterward reported: “I have no division now.”

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