FIRST BATTLE OF MANASSAS On The Matthews Hill , Just To The North , The Confeder ...
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Description: FIRST BATTLE OF MANASSAS On the Matthews Hill , just to the north , the Confederates repulsed the attack of the unionists , coming from the North , in the forenoon of July 21 , 1861 . The Union forces , reinforced , drove the Confederates to the Henry Hill , just to the South . There the latter reformed under cover of Stonewall Jackson , in the afternoon , McDowell vainly attempted to rally his retreating troops on the Matthews Hill after they had been driven down the Henry Hill . Conservation & Development Commission 1931