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Stone's River
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December 31, 1862 Battle of Stone's River [US]
Battle of Murfreesboro [CS]

Braxton Bragg forces William Rosecrans to retreat, but Rosecrans returns to defeat Bragg on January 2, 1863.

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Stone's River

As Braxton Bragg withdrew from Kentucky, President Abraham Lincoln replaced Don Carlos Buell with William S. Rosecrans and completely reorganized the Army of the Ohio and designating it the Army of the Cumberland.

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