The Red Badge of Courage

What lesson ought Henry to have learned from the "heedless bands of retreating infantry"?

This takes place in Chapter 12

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Henry should have learned that when he comes upon a "heedless bands of retreating infantry", he needs to join them, rather than question them. The men have a reason for their retreat.


The Red Badge of Courage