Battle of Chickasaw Bayou

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Ulysses S. Grant (1822—1885) American general and 18th President of the US 1869–77

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A Confederate victory in December 1862 that frustrated Ulysses S. Grant's attempts to take Vicksburg by the direct approach. Forces under William T. Sherman, after some preparations, made a frontal ...

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