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Donelson, Fort

[don-l-suh n]
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  1. Fort Donelson.
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  • In the forenoon the news spread of the surrender of Donelson.

    From Fort Henry to Corinth

    Manning Ferguson Force

  • Fort Henry had fallen, and Grant was even then moving to besiege Donelson.

    The Crisis, Complete

    Winston Churchill

  • The distance from Fort Henry to Donelson is but eleven miles.

  • We now learned that Donelson had fallen, and the retreat must be continued.

    Terry's Texas Rangers

    Leonidas B. Giles

  • They were to attack an army of veterans flushed with the victory at Donelson.

    Terry's Texas Rangers

    Leonidas B. Giles