Confederates retreating from Corinth hold firm against an unsupported Federal assault and escape to fight another day.
Tag: Army of West Tennessee
The Battle of Corinth: Day Two
Confederates desperately attack the Federals defending Corinth, with each army missing key opportunities to destroy the other.
The Battle of Corinth
Confederates under Earl Van Dorn and Sterling Price lose the element of surprise and with it a golden opportunity to reclaim a key city in northern Mississippi.