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Figure 12. Battles Ranked by Estimated Combined Attrition

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Battlefield         CS        US        Engaged  Percent 
1.  Opequon
                    8,629     3,611     5,018     54,436    16
2.  Cedar Creek
                    8,575     2,910     5,665     47,209    18
3.  Second Winchester
                    4,709       266     4,443     19,500    24
4.  First Winchester
                    3,400       400     3,000     22,500    15
5.  Piedmont
                    2,375     1,500       875     14,000    17
6.  Port Republic
                    1,818       816     1,002      9,500    19
7.  Second Kernstown
                    1,800       600     1,200     24,000     8
8.  Fisher's Hill
                    1,763     1,235       528     38,944     5
9.  New Market
                    1,381       540       841     10,365    13
10. First Kernstown
                    1,293       725       568     10,000    13
11. Front Royal
                      960        56       904      4,000    24
12. Cross Keys 
                      951       287       664     17,300     6
13. Cool Spring
                      819       397       422     13,000     6
14. McDowell
                      717       461       256     10,000     7
15. Tom's Brook
                      407       350        57     10,300     4
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Totals/Average      39,597    14,154    25,443     N/A      /13
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Statistics for Jackson's Campaign derived from Allan and Henderson; New Market, Davis; Second Winchester, Grunder and Beck; Cool Spring, Meaney; Piedmont, Brice; Second Kernstown, Lossing; all others, Official Records, Armies.


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