John Brown Gordon - Quotes

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No people in the history of the world have ever been so misunderstood, so misjudged, and so cruelly maligned. ---->>>

I was shot down by a fifth ball, which struck me squarely in the face, and passed out. ---->>>

General Lee, this is no place for you. These men behind you are Georgians and Virginians. They have never failed you and will not fail you here. Will you boys? ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: February 6, 1832
Die: 01-09, 1904
Occupation: Soldier

John Brown Gordon (February 6, 1832 – January 9, 1904) was one of Robert E. Lee's most trusted Confederate generals by the end of the American Civil War. After the war, he was a strong opponent of Reconstruction during the late 1860s. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a U.S. Senator from 1873 to 1880, and again from 1891 to 1897 (wikipedia)