150 Years Ago: Buford Across the Rapidan

On the morning of October 10, 1863, Brigadier-General John Buford received these orders for the First Division, Cavalry Corps, Army of the Potomac: General: You will force a passage at Germanna Ford as soon as possible, pursue the enemy, and endeavor to uncover Morton’s Ford, communicating with General Newton, commanding First Corps, who is instructedContinue reading “150 Years Ago: Buford Across the Rapidan”