The Battle of Bull Run

The Begining

On July 21, 1861, the first Battle of Bull Run started two months after the attack on Fort Sumter to begin the Civil War. This was located in Virginia. Under the command of General P.G.T. Beauregard 20,000 troops will begin the attack and camped near Manassas junction.and they were 25 miles away from Washington D.C.
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