CAVALRY ENGAGEMENT AT JACKS SHOP First Known As Jacks Shop For A Blacksmith Shop ...
Stockphoto ID: 3558835
File name: 142_4297.JPG
Format: digital, 5000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photographer Based in: United States
Description: CAVALRY ENGAGEMENT AT JACKS SHOP First known as Jacks Shop for a blacksmith shop that stood nearby , Rochelle was the scene of a cavalry skirmish on 22 September 1863 . While Confederate cavalry under Major General J . E . B . Stuart engaged Union Brigadier General John Bufords troops , the cavalry of Brigadier General H . Judson Kilpatrick rode to Bufords support and attacked the rear of Stuarts force . Stuarts horse artillery and his cavalry fired and charged in both directions . They broek through Kilpatricks lines and escaped . Department of Historic Resources , 1990