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Why did we have the bull run?
October 31, 2007 10:21PM
The Bull Run was the name of a creek at the battle site, and Union Forces named their battles after geographic features like mountainsand rivers. The Confederate States named their battles based on the nearest town. The Battle of Manasass is the same as the Battle of Bull Run.