Prior to the US Civil War Battle of the Second Bull Run, Major General Pope was not facing the retreating Confederate General Stonewall Jackson. Pope's frontal assault against Jackson failed because Pope was facing veteran Rebel troops and the superior general, Stonewall Jackson, who fought off Pope's army from a tactical defensive position.
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Most Southerners wanted Texas to join the US as a slave state, which it did. Political leaders such as Calhoun of South Carolina believed that the slave population was too crowded in the Deep South and wanted to spread the slave population to a large state such as Texas.
there were two generals, robert anderson for the union and pgt beareguard for the confederate