Benjamin Franklin Cheatham


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(1820–86) Confederate general, born near Nashville, Tennessee. At Stones River (1862–63), Cheatham was reportedly drunk and incapable of directing his division. That same year, at Spring Hill, he allowed ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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