Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson died 149 years ago today – May 10, 1863

Stonewall’s mapmaker – Jed Hotchkiss – spoke poignantly when he said,

He is gone and sleeps in the Valley he loved so much. We miss him all the time & a void is made here which time can hardly fill.

Almost 150 years later, that void is still largely felt by North and South alike.

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