Fall of Confederate strongholds recountedOn Sunday, February 16, 1862, jubilant Federal forces under the command of General Ulysses S. Grant captured Fort Donelson, along with more than 12,000 Confederate prisoners and a mountain of weapons and supplies. The fal....
Fowler, John D.
"Where the South Lost the War: An Analysis of the Fort Henry-Fort Donelson Campaign, February 1862,"
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