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During the civil war, thomas jonathan “stonewall” jackson (january 21, 1824 – may 10, 1863) was probably the best-known confederate commander after general robert e lee. General jackson (pictured) was a major figure in the american civil war, a genius general and second in command to confederate general robert e lee. Stonewall jackson summary: thomas jonathan stonewall jackson was a confederate lieutenant general in the civil war he won his nickname at the battle of first bull run (first manassas), but it was his actions at harpers ferry in 1861, his 1862 shenandoah valley campaign, and the flanking maneuver at the battle of chancellorsville that.
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