Considered a military
genius by many, Confederate General Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson (1824-1863) had
a reputation that was second only to that of General Robert E. Lee (1807-1870).
During the Battle of Chancellorsville, Jackson was accidently shot by his own men.
After being notified Jackson’s death Lee said “I have lost my right arm. . . . I
know not how to replace him." (More
"Thomas 'Stonewall' Jackson." Historic World Leaders. Gale, 1994.
Gale U.S. History In Context. Web. 15 Nov. 2011.
Photographs from the Library of Congress Prints & Photographs