The Civil War, Day by Day

Jackson and Staff

First Battle of Kernstown

Within months, however, he was famous in the South and feared in the North as “Stonewall” Jackson, Robert E. Lee’s famous “right arm.” Few military leaders in history matched his success and no other Confederate commander could replace him when he fell.

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