General George McClellan was a real hottie during the civil war. As a general of the union he won the battle of Antietam but was fired by Abraham Lincoln for being a coward. He wouldn’t chase after the confederate army because he was a very cautious.
George Brinton McClellan (December 3, 1826 – October 29, 1885) Major general during the American Civil War. He organized the famous Army of the Potomac & served briefly as the general-in-chief of the Union Army. McClellan played an important role in raising a well-trained & organized army for the Union. Although he was meticulous in his planning & preparations, these characteristics may have hampered his ability to challenge aggressive opponents in a fast-moving battlefield environment.