Charleston needs more troops: the fifth point considered by Beauregard’s Board

Continuing with a point-by-point analysis of the board of general officers convened on March 16, 1863, the fifth point of consideration was that of troop strength: What additional force of artillery and infantry respectively is required for the proper defense of Charleston and the approaches thereto, including a movable reserve column, the effective strength ofContinue reading “Charleston needs more troops: the fifth point considered by Beauregard’s Board”