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  • Fairfax County and Prince William County, Virginia, U.S.
    Sunday Jul 21, 1861
    Abraham Lincoln

    First Battle of Bull Run

    Fairfax County and Prince William County, Virginia, U.S.
    Sunday Jul 21, 1861

    After the Union rout at Bull Run and Winfield Scott's retirement, Lincoln appointed Major General George B. McClellan general-in-chief.




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