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Battle of Mansura

Hwy 114, Mansura, LA, USA

Latitude & Longitude: 31° 3' 18.5292", -92° 2' 52.1844"
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Confederate forces under General Dick Taylor here formed battle line May 16, 1864, barring passage of General Banks' retreating Union Army. The Battle of Mansura ended in withdrawal of Confederates.

Last updated: 7/27/2009 15:10:00
   
Related Themes: C.S.A., Confederate States of America, Confederacy
 
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