The Union army led by lost the battle at Chancellorsville although they had the Confederates outnumbered. Joseph Hooker was in charge of the Union army and General Lee was in charge of the Confederate army.
I miss Jenny so much, I need to see her before I die.
Alrighty, I will write her up a letter dearie.
The president was besieged to get rid of Grant, but he wanted to keep Grant because he was the only General he knew would actually fight. Grant was his only chance at defeating General E. Lee.
I cannot wait to marry him one day...
I am so excited to see Shad!
General Meade led the Union army to a victory at Gettysburg. General Grant also won a battle at Vicksburg, Grant became a hero to all the Union people.
I am so glad that we are married!
Shadrach was very critically injured at the battle of Gettysburg. He was sent to a hospital in Washington, where his aunt worked as a nurse. They sent a letter to Jenny to ask if she could come to Washington to see Shad.
Jenny and Ross Milton go to Washington to see Shad in the hospital.
Jenny sent a letter to Matt to ask if they can get married. They approve and they get married in the hospital.