October 21 1861
BATTLE OF FIRST MANASSAS (BALL RUN)
Juk 21 1861
Hold your fire until they're on you. Then fire and give them the bayonet. And when you charge, yell like furies!"
July 21, night: Intending to turn the -Confederate left, McDowell advances 10,000 men from Centreville to the west and south.
Gen. T. J. Jackson at the battle in which he earned the nickname 'Stonewall'
^ ) 8.30am: Confederates defending Stone Bridge learn that the Federals are at Sudle) Ford. Brig: Gen. N. G. Evans moves portion of his command to meet the Federal threat.
am: Evaiis: opposes the -Federal advance.
OutMmberedi Evans' force retreats to Henn'House Hill,'where they make a stand.
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Confederates, retreat from Henry House Hill. Gen. Thomas Jackson leads in fresh troops.
4pm: Confederate drive :piits Federals to flight.
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