meaning of battle of bull run

battle of bull run meaning in General Dictionary

either of two battles during the US Civil War (1861 and 1862); Confederate causes defeated the Federal military both in battles

Sentence Examples with the word battle of bull run

Its inaction on the first day of the disastrous second battle of Bull Run led to the general's subsequent disgrace; but it made a splendid fight on the second day to save the army from complete rout, and subsequently shared in the Antietam campaign.

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