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George Brinton McClellan
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Still waiting to attack?
-Anonymous
 Added: Oct. 29, 2014
 

- sjm
 Added: Oct. 29, 2014
 
400 years of cousins across America, General George McClellan
- Bill Parr
 Added: Sep. 30, 2014
 
RIP general a true hero.
- misty
 Added: Mar. 31, 2014
 
In memory of my 5TH cousin for your honor and your service during the Civil War.
- Captain Don Grant Chief of Staff S.V.R.
 Added: Feb. 28, 2014
 
Happy valentine's day Gen.McClellan...you are remembered and respected
- KAYE JONAS
 Added: Feb. 14, 2014
 
Rest in peace.
- Edna Mode
 Added: Feb. 8, 2014
 
RIP General.
- Mike Knox
 Added: Dec. 23, 2013
 
You created a grand army out of a mob. If only you had the courage to use it effectively.
- John Robertson
 Added: Dec. 3, 2013
 

- David Wend
 Added: Dec. 3, 2013
 

- R.E. Wood
 Added: Nov. 5, 2013
 
You had greatness in your grasp and let go of it.
- molly gilpin
 Added: Oct. 29, 2013
 
You had greatness in your grasp and let go of it.
- molly gilpin
 Added: Oct. 29, 2013
 

- Tracey Reid
 Added: Oct. 29, 2013
 

- TheMysterian
 Added: Oct. 29, 2013
 

- Joe Chrisman
 Added: Oct. 18, 2013
 

- Georgia Girl
 Added: Jul. 5, 2013
 
This bio is inaccurate in its omissions. After being relieved of command following the Peninsular Campaign, and General John Pope's failure that the Second Battle of Bull Run, General McClellan was restored to command the defenses of Washington on 02 September 1862. This position placed him in command of the Army of the Potomac for the pivotal Battle of Antietam, which was a tactical draw but a strategic victory for the Union. Although McClellan was not a stellar combat commander, he was a superb organizer and popular with his men.
- David Shoup
 Added: Dec. 31, 2012
 

- Keeper of the Stars
 Added: Dec. 27, 2012
 
Merry Christmas, sir.
- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 17, 2012
 
General McClellan: For people who study the Civil War mostly would have to agree that you were a interesting General. If the war would have been won in 1862 and you more than likely would have attained the Presidency. happy 186th birthday!
- MFPS
 Added: Dec. 3, 2012
 

- Robert Saulino, Sr.
 Added: Dec. 3, 2012
 

- Rubbings
 Added: Sep. 15, 2012
 
Rest In Peace Brother.
- Treeoligy
 Added: Sep. 3, 2012
 

- Keeper of the Stars
 Added: Jul. 20, 2012
 

- Keeper of the Stars
 Added: Jul. 20, 2012
 
The best general of the Union forces. Had your plan been carried out as you originally intended instead of being hampered by administration politics, the terrible war would have ended much sooner with much less loss of life.Your life however entailed much more than generalship.Rest in peace.
- Kay Dennis
 Added: May. 20, 2012
 
Companion #01373 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Feb. 25, 2012
 
I light a candle for George Brinton McClellan ...
- Candles
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
 
Birthday Blessings
- TINA
 Added: Dec. 3, 2011
 
Hi, I am in the 5th grade and am doing a social studies project about you. It has been really fun learning about you. I think you were a great general, never giving up. I hope I can meet you one day.
- Sylvia Gerhart
 Added: Oct. 11, 2011
 

- Carolyn Farnum
 Added: Jul. 25, 2011
 
Tallest monument in the cemetery
- Richard Tregaskis
 Added: Jul. 9, 2011
 
Tallest monument in the cemetery
- Richard Tregaskis
 Added: Jul. 9, 2011
 
Tallest monument in the cemetery
- Richard Tregaskis
 Added: Jul. 9, 2011
 

- Lanie
 Added: Jun. 10, 2011
 
Rest in Peace. Memorial Day 2011
- Olin E. Hartley
 Added: May. 30, 2011
 

- tbeck
 Added: May. 28, 2011
 
with respect
- Goddess
 Added: May. 19, 2011
 
Thank you for your service to your country.
- Sharon Hutchinson
 Added: Apr. 28, 2011
 

- Wendy (inactive)
 Added: Feb. 2, 2011
 

- Tracey Reid
 Added: Dec. 3, 2010
 

- LaDene
 Added: Dec. 3, 2010
 

- TINA
 Added: Dec. 3, 2010
 

- TINA
 Added: Nov. 11, 2010
 

- TINA
 Added: Oct. 29, 2010
 
You forged a superb weapon, General, but never used it to its full potential. Someone once said that to be a great soldier, you must love the army, but to be a great leader you must be willing to order the death of the thing you love. Certainly your humanity in that respect deserves honor. But we have learned long since that holding back in battle only ensures more will die before it's all over. You came to lead at a crucial time and played a crucial role, and though the final victory was not to be yours, you served your country to the best of your ability in its darkest hours. Thank you, and rest in peace.
- Soljerblue
 Added: Oct. 24, 2010
 
RIP General, If Lincoln had given you what you requested you could have saved many lives by ending the war early - but it was not meant to be I guess. God bless you General, and your lovely wife Nelly.
- Brian Keith Rhodes
 Added: Oct. 20, 2010
 

- J.A. & D.S.
 Added: Sep. 18, 2010
 
rip general
- midnight
 Added: Jul. 21, 2010
 
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