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a creek in NE Virginia: two important battles of the Civil War were fought near here, 1861 and 1862, both resulting in defeat for the Union forces.
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History of Company K. 1st (Inft,) Penn’a Reserves H. N. (Henry N.) Minnigh

Battles of Bull Run, two battles fought at Manassas Junction near a stream named Bull Run, during the American Civil War (July, 1861 and August, 1862), in both of which the Federal army was routed by the Confederates Also known as First and Second Manassas See also Manassas


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