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above, malnutrition was greatest in the two divisions of Jackson's old Valley Army due to two months of unbroken fighting and marching. Before he entered Maryland he had assumed that the Federal garrisons at Winchester, Martinsburg, and Harpers Ferry would be cut off and abandoned without firing a shot (and, in fact, both Winchester and Martinsburg were evacuated). Countless others became ill with diarrhea after eating unripe "green corn" from the Maryland fields or fell out because their shoeless feet were bloodied on hard-surfaced Northern roads. Hill was temporarily in command of a "Center Wing" with his own division (commanded initially by Brig. Students of the Civil War have long debated the relative importance of various military campaigns.
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A Full Blown Yankee of the Iron Brigade: Service with the Sixth Wisconsin Volunteers. Mansfield 's XII Corps joined to reinforce Hooker. Army of the Potomac under, maj. Williams and George. James Longstreet, consisted of the divisions of Maj. In the case of Maryland, however, Lee had no plans to seize and hold Union territory, and therefore his actions would more properly be described as a strategic raid or an incursion. 109; Esposito, map 66; Eicher,.