second battle of bull run
The Battle's Story
The battle of Groveton or Second Bull Run. Between the Union army commanded by Genl. Pope and the Confederate army under Genl. Robert E. Lee. Sketched from Baldface Hill, looking towards the village of Groveton]
When the Union was following Stonewall Jackson's movement, 24,000 soliders covered over 50 miles in 2 days before striking the supply base at Manassas. After another 25 miles they where close to Pope and his Army.