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 (1863) Battle of Gettysburg
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Larry Purtell
Little Meadows PA USA
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July 1, 1863 UPDATE
7/1/2021 11:08:34 AM

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Michigan Dave
Muskegon MI USA
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July 1, 1863 UPDATE
7/1/2021 3:59:38 PM
It is amazing that the ANV attacks Gettysburg from the North, & the AoP from the South! It,s almost like the Army's are reacting rather than planning the battle!?

What's say you? Plan or react??
MD
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Gregory C. White
Canton GA USA
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July 1, 1863 UPDATE
7/1/2021 7:51:16 PM
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It is amazing that the ANV attacks Gettysburg from the North, & the AoP from the South! It,s almost like the Army's are reacting rather than planning the battle!?

What's say you? Plan or react??
MD


MD,

I believe it was more of a reaction to the situation at hand, as it presented itself.

Greg
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Michigan Dave
Muskegon MI USA
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July 1, 1863 UPDATE
7/2/2021 9:46:02 AM
Yes Greg,

& for Lee it was more of a reaction to the unknown!?

Dave
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