Mcclellan And The Battle Of Antietam

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McClellan was the one who organized the Army of the Potomac in 1861 and served as General-in-Chief of the Union Army. His men liked him as a leader, but George was defeated in the Battle of Antietam. Because of his loss, Lincoln took away his command of the Army of the Potomac in late 1862. He lost in a Presidential campaign against Lincoln in 1864 and later became Governor of New Jersey.

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