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Now it was the patriots' turn to quail: they had smashed two charges, inflicting devastating losses on the enemy, but the redcoats were stubbornly refusing to accept defeat. To make matters worse, ammunition was almost gonemany men had only one round leftand no reinforcements had arrived to bolster the Breed's Hill line. Page 7 On their third assault, British troops overran the American redoubt on Breed's Hill. Painting by John Trumbull, Battle of Bunker's Hill, Copyright Yale University Art Gallery.
195 A Fort Pulaski casemate. 197 Major Robert Anderson. 201 Fort Sumter parade ground. " 205 General Nathanael Greene. 210 Maryland and Virginia Continentals, Guilford Courthouse. 213 General Andrew Jackson. 218 An over-mountain man, Kings Mountain. 228 Kings Mountain monument. 232 Star-shaped earthen fort at Ninety Six. 239 General Samuel R. Curtis. 244 General Earl Van Dorn. 244 Elkhorn Tavern. 245 General Albert Sidney Johnston. 250 Bloody Pond, Shiloh. 253 General William S. Rosecrans. 261 Site of Sheridan's stand, Stones River.
107 General Irvin McDowell. 107 General John Pope. 107 The Stone House served as a field hospital. 116 General Ulysses S. Grant. 120 Union infantrymen sit in a trench, waiting for orders to advance. 121 Wartime sketch of Union soldiers advancing toward the crater. 122 A dead Confederate lies in a Petersburg trench. 125 Interior of Fort Sedgwick. 126 Page x General Joseph E. Johnston. 133 A Federal battery at Fair Oaks. 134 A Civil War hospital ward. 136 General Ulysses S. Grant and his officers gather for a council of war.
America's National Battlefield Parks: A Guide by Joseph E. Stevens