150 years ago: A snapshot in time – Army of the Potomac in dispatches

Back when I was a young Army officer, I spent many an hour manning a watch desk, radio hand-mike in hand. After a while I noticed a pattern. At the command post, we’d receive reports from subordinate units along with directives, orders, and inquiries from higher headquarters, all building up to a situational awareness forContinue reading “150 years ago: A snapshot in time – Army of the Potomac in dispatches”