Army, General, Lieutenant, Officer, American Civil War
'Frederick, Maryland, USA -- July 09, 2011: A Union and confederate American Civil War Reenactor recreating the action in and around Frederick Maryland. In the spring and summer of 1864, Confederate forces under the command of General Jubal Early made their final advance into Maryland. Badly in need of supplies, Early demanded and was paid a ransom of $200,000 from the citizens of Frederick. That same day, July 9, 1864, Earlyaas troops defeated Union forces under the command of General Lew Wallace at the Battle of Monocacy, a few miles south of Frederick. Though Wallaceaas outnumbered men were defeated by the Confederate forces, they were successful in delaying Earlyaas intended march upon Washington.'