Location: Stewart County, TN (near Dover, TN)
Dates: February 12-16, 1862
Ulysses S. Grant, Brigadier General
Andrew H. Foote, Flag Officer
John B. Floyd, Brigadier General
Gideon J. Pillow, Brigadier General
Simon Buckner, Brigadier General
In November, 1861, Brigadier General
Ulysses S. Grant, was rumored to be
battling again. Not the rebels, but the type that was in the bottle.
There were numerous reports that Grant, while at Cairo, IL, was guilty of
actions, unbecoming an officer. While these allegations were proven
Grant was desiring action, to restore his name.....
The Dover Hotel - Fort Donelson surrender site.
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