Feu d'enfer

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M E Wolf

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Feu d'enfer:

French translation 'Blazing Hell.'

REFERENCE:
Recollections of a Confederate Staff Officer (Sorrel)
Chapter XXI—Battle Of Gettysburg, July I, 2, 3, 1863.

Gettysburg - General Lee's wish for a "feu d'enfer" fire on the crop of trees at the Union Center before "Pickett's Charge."
 
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