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hill, ambrose powell

Confederate general during the U.S. Civil War who was particularly active in the fighting around Washington, D.C. His force, called the "Light Division," was considered one of the best in the South.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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