The Civil War, Day by Day

The Grand Review (detail)

Stuart Begins Ride Around McClellan

His ride around the entire Union army in June 1862 raised the question (one Southern newspaper chortled) “of whether the annals of warfare furnish so daring a deed.”

Stuart, left, is seen here with his aide, Major Heros von Borcke.

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