Can the Democrats keep their left flank intact?

By Kent R. Kroeger (May 20, 2019)

Col. Joshua Chamberlain July 1, 1863, “Hero of Little Round Top” (Painting by Mort Künstler).

Defense of the left flank has been pivotal in U.S. history.

Perhaps no example more important than during the Battle at Gettysburg when General Lee’s Confederate Army attacked the Army of the Potomac’s lightly-defended left flank, commanded by Major General George Meade, at Little Round Top on July 2, 1863.