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  1. List of American Civil War generals

    The list of American Civil War Civil War General officers in the United States generals has been divided ... about those officers are planned. Union Army Union generals Main List of American Civil War Generals Union Secondary article List of American Civil War brevet Generals Union Confederate States Army Confederate generals Main List of American Civil War Generals Confederate See also Portal box United ... accessible format. ref Identification of American Civil War generals Since historians dispute exactly who should be counted as Union or Confederate generals during the American Civil War Civil War ... References http www.homepages.dsu.edu jankej civilwar generals.htm American Civil War Generals , accessed ... Civil War Generals , accessed September 12, 2010 DEFAULTSORT American Civil War Generals Category Confederate ... brevet military brevet generals and a list of Confederate States Army Confederate Army generals. The American ... shows that many inexperienced men had to become Civil War generals, but that more men with some military ... of some officers who served in the Civil War armies is disputed and controversial,as some generals ... Army during the course of the American Civil War. Most historians, such as the Eichers, believe ... in some manner as Civil War generals for various reasons, including especially exercise of general ... profess to use these criteria to identify Civil War generals, in fact they have inconsistently ... difficult not to take note of at least these extra officers in lists of Civil War generals. Identification ... Civil War officers should be considered full grade generals, Ezra J. Warner and other historians ... be included in lists of actual Civil War generals. ref Warner, Ezra J., Generals in Gray , p. xviii .... ref The more recent compilation of Civil War generals by Eicher and Eicher divides Mr. Warner ... they list brevet rank appointments through 1869, a few of which may have been for post Civil War ... who might appear on other lists or in Civil War writings as generals. A few notable militia generals ...   more details



  1. List of Massachusetts generals in the American Civil War

    American Civil War United States Army Massachusetts in the American Civil War List of Massachusetts Civil War units References Bowen, James L., Massachusetts in the War, 1861 1865 , Clark W. Bryan & Co., 1889. DEFAULTSORT List Of Massachusetts Generals In The American Civil War Category People of Massachusetts in the American Civil War ...   more details



  1. List of Ohio's American Civil War generals

    Image Flag of Ohio.svg thumb See also Ohio in the Civil War During the American Civil War , Ohio contributed a large number of officers, politicians, and troops to the war effort. The following is a partial list of generals or rear admirals either born in Ohio or living in Ohio when they joined the Army or Navy or in a few cases, men who were buried in Ohio following the war, although they did not directly serve in Ohio units . There were 134 men given the temporary rank of brevet military brevet brigadier general , a few of whom are also included in this listing. width 100 width 25 Russell Alger Robert Allen general Robert Allen Daniel Ammen Jacob Ammen Thomas M. Anderson Joseph Bailey general Joseph Bailey Henry B. Banning Joshua Hall Bates John Beatty congressman John Beatty Samuel Beatty general Samuel Beatty Benjamin W. Brice Roeliff Brinkerhoff William T. H. Brooks Catharinus P. Buckingham Ralph P. Buckland Don Carlos Buell William Wallace Burns William W. Burns Cyrus Bussey John Allen Campbell Henry B. Carrington Samuel S. Carroll Henry M. Cist James M. Comly Jacob D. Cox George Crook George A. Custer Joel A. Dewey Charles C. Doolittle Charles Ewing General Charles Ewing Hugh Ewing Thomas Ewing, Jr. width 25 Lucius Fairchild James W. Forsyth John W. Fuller James A. Garfield Kenner Garrard Charles C. Gilbert Quincy A. Gillmore Robert S. Granger Ulysses S. Grant William Grose Charles Griffin Charles Garrison Harker Charles G. Harker Andrew L. Harris Benjamin Harrison Philip ... left Robert C. Schenck s 1st OVI in 1861 Ohio in the Civil War Category Ohio in the American Civil War Category People of Ohio in the American Civil War People of Ohio in the American Civil War Category Lists of the American Civil War ... Charles R. Woods William B. Woods In addition, the following Ohioans served as generals in the Confederate States Army Image Dayton ohio war memorial.jpg thumb 250px Civil War memorial in Dayton, Ohio ...   more details



  1. List of Kentucky's American Civil War generals

    File Flag of Kentucky.svg thumb During the American Civil War , the Commonwealth U.S. state Commonwealth of Kentucky contributed a large number of officers, politicians, and troops to the war efforts of both the Union American Civil War Union and Confederate States of America Confederacy . Most notable among all of these were Abraham Lincoln , President of the United States born near Hodgenville, Kentucky and Jefferson Davis , President of the Confederate States born in Fairview, Christian County, Kentucky Fairview, Kentucky . The following is a partial list of generals or naval officers at or above the rank of Commodore United States commodore either born in Kentucky or living in Kentucky when they joined the army or navy or in a few cases, men who were buried in Kentucky following the war, although they did not directly serve in Kentucky units . Those given the temporary or honorary rank of brevet military brevet Brigadier general United States brigadier general , are also included in this list. Union width 100 width 25 Barton S. Alexander Robert Anderson Civil War Robert Anderson James Armstrong Commodore James Armstrong Francis Preston Blair, Jr. Jeremiah T. Boyle Benjamin H. Bristow John Buford Napoleon Bonaparte Buford Stephen G. Burbridge Edward Canby Cassius Marcellus Clay 1810 1903 Cassius M. Clay Joseph Alexander Cooper George Henry Cram width 25 Thomas Leonidas Crittenden John T. Croxton John Edwards Speed S. Fry Kenner Garrard Theophilus T. Garrard James Isham Gilbert Willis A. Gorman John Marshall Harlan William Harrow Edward H. Hobson Joseph Holt James S. Jackson width 25 Richard W. Johnson William J. Landram Daniel W. Lindsey Eli Long John Alexander McClernand ... Stuart Williams See also portal American Civil War Kentucky Kentucky in the Civil War Kentucky in the Civil War Category Kentucky in the American Civil War Category People of Kentucky in the American Civil War ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War Generals (Confederate)

    Toolong date February 2012 See also List of American Civil War generals for an introduction and further information and List of American Civil War Generals Union and List of American Civil War brevet Generals ..., David S., and Jeanne T. Heidler, eds. Encyclopedia of the American Civil War A Political, Social ..., 1865. Post war Lawyer. ref Warner, Ezra J., Generals in Gray . Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 1959. ISBN 0 8071 0823, p. 1. ref ref Boatner, III, Mark M., The Civil War Dictionary . David ..., Daniel Weisiger In Historical Times Illustrated History of the Civil War , edited by Patricia L. Faust ... in the Civil War. New York Facts On File, 1988. ISBN 0 8160 1055 2. pp. 2 3. ref ref Eicher, John H., and David J. Eicher , Civil War High Commands. Stanford Stanford University Press, 2001. ISBN 0 ... Tennessee style white space nowrap USMA, 1846 Pre war Mexican American War veteran. Resigned as captain ... 4, 1901, br Anniston, br Alabama Emory University br then Emory College Pre war Mexican American ... marshal and delegate to U.S. Congress. Mexican American War veteran lieutenant colonel, Mississippi ..., br South Carolina USMA, 1842 Pre war Mexican American War veteran. Resigned as captain, U.S. Army ... Nashville, br Tennessee Pre war Moved to Kentucky, then Tennessee. Mexican American War veteran. Postmaster ... Mexican American War veteran. Lawyer. Returned to U.S. Army in 1855. Resigned as captain, U.S. Army ... Army in 1839. Mexican American War veteran wounded . Resigned as captain, U.S. Army, May 6, 1861. War ... Holy Cross Academy, br Massachusetts Pre war Stepson of pre Civil War U.S. Army Brevet military ... style white space nowrap University of br Nashville Pre war Mexican American War veteran. Lawyer ... br University Pre war Clerk on steamboat. Mexican American War veteran. Studied law, editor Gallatin ... Orleans, br Louisiana USMA, 1838 Pre war Mexican American War veteran wounded . Resigned as captain ... American War veteran wounded . Brother of Brig. Gen. Hamilton Bee. Resigned as captain, U.S. Army ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War Generals (Union)

    See also List of American Civil War generals for an introduction and further information, List of American Civil War brevet Generals Union for officers who were made generals by brevet only, and List of American Civil War Generals Confederate for general officers of the Confederate States Army Union Army Union generals NOTOC class toccolours Union Army Union generals Union A A Union B B Union C C Union D D Union E E Union F F Union G G Union H H Union I I Union J J Union K K Union L L Union M M Union N N Union O O Union P P Union Q Q Union R R Union S S Union T T Union U U Union V V Union W W Union ... if applicable of all general officers who served in the United States Army during the Civil War, in addition ... Robert Anderson.jpg 75 px Robert Anderson Civil War Anderson, Robert Brigadier General, USA br May ... USA.jpg 75px James G. Blunt Blunt, James Gillpatrick Major General, USV br March 16, 1863 File American Civil War Union Brigadier General Henry Bohlen.jpg 75px Henry Bohlen Bohlen, Henry Brigadier ... Substantive br Rank Brevet br Rank class unsortable Notes File Aaron S. Daggett Civil War General.jpg ... 75px Joel Dewey Dewey, Joel Allen Brigadier General, USV br November 20,1865 Last Civil War ... some 1,600 officers received or were nominated for brevets as general officers in the course of the war or immediately following it for service during the war ref Hunt, Roger D. and Brown, Jack R., Brevet Brigadier Generals in Blue. Olde Soldier Books, Inc.,, Gaithersburg, MD, 1990. ISBN 1 56013 ... political or Army offices held, retirements or deaths during the war whether in action or other means ... 1885 1887 br Commander in chief, GAR 1889 1890 br United States Secretary of War Secretary of War ... File William Farquhar Barry LoC Civil War.jpg 75px William Farquhar Barry Barry, William Farquhar ... of War Secretary of War 1869 1876 File Lewis Benedict Col 162d NYVI.JPG 75px Lewis Benedict Benedict ..., USV br August 1, 1864 Governor of Puerto Rico Military Governor of Puerto Rico 1898 br List ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War brevet Generals (Union)

    See also List of American Civil War generals for an introduction and further information, List of American Civil War Generals Union for general officers of full, substantive rank grade , and List of American Civil War Generals Confederate for general officers of the Confederate States Army The list of American Civil War Civil War Union Army brevet military brevet major general United States major generals ... services during the war or some similar form of words, as also noted above. The List of American Civil War Generals Union and the individual pages for each general have more details about ... grade generals during or immediately after the war, ref A few of these officers remained in the army ... of the United States at the start of or during the Civil War. The third section shows the names of officers ... and commissioning of most Civil War brevet awards occurred in the years 1866 through 1869 but the great ... awards, which are found in Eicher, Civil War High Commands 2001 and other sources, brevet award ..., Civil War brevet awards were almost always honors without any command, operational or assignment ... months of the war, by General Grant. Some of the brevet generals appointed later may have served ... of grades below general were awarded during and after the Civil War. Many of these awards were made ... in Civil War High Commands , grade signifies the position or level in the officer hierarchy ... precede the Civil War. A change in usage might create more confusion than it eliminates but grade ... Confederate Brigadier General Marcus Joseph Wright , in the references section, list the generals ..., and confirmation date. The Confederate generals list is included because it may be used as a reference .... Gen. USV, March 13, 1865 March 28, 1867 Mexican American War veteran. Mustered out June 27, 1865. Charles ... American War veteran. Retired as Regular Army colonel, February 22, 1869. Died January 3, 1888, Washington .... War of 1812 veteran. Mexican American War veteran. Rejected award of Bvt. Brig. Gen. USA, to date from ...   more details



  1. Civil War Generals II

    Grant Lee Sherman Civil War Generals II is a computer game published by Sierra Entertainment in 1997. It simulates on a tactical level individual battles of the American Civil War and allows one to play as either the North or South in a number of different campaigns. It links the battles together by making the losses in one battle reflect on the forces available in the next. Also, the capture of supplies during one battle allows one to purchase weapons upgrades before the next. It is the sequel to Robert E. Lee Civil War General . External links http www.computerandvideogames.com article.php?id 2824 Review at computerandvideogames.com Category 1997 video games Category Turn based strategy video games Category American Civil War video games strategy videogame stub ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War regiments by state

    A list of American Civil War regiment regiments organized into federally organized units as well as units ... Troops Civil War units United States Colored Troops List of United States Regular Army Civil War units United States Regular Army List of United States Volunteer Civil War units United States Volunteers State forces List of Alabama Union Civil War regiments Alabama Union List of Arkansas Union Civil War units Arkansas Union List of California Civil War units California List of Colorado Civil War units Colorado List of Connecticut Civil War units Connecticut List of Delaware Civil War units Delaware List of Georgia Union Civil War units Georgia Union List of Illinois Civil War units Illinois List of Indiana Civil War regiments Indiana List of Iowa Civil War units Iowa List of Kansas Civil War units Kansas List of Kentucky Civil War units Kentucky List of Louisiana Union Civil War units Louisiana Union Maine Units in the Civil War Maine List of Maryland Civil War units Maryland List of Massachusetts Civil War units Massachusetts List of Michigan Civil War units Michigan List of Minnesota Civil War units Minnesota List of Missouri Civil War units Missouri List of Nebraska Civil War units Nebraska List of Nevada Civil War units Nevada List of New Hampshire Civil War units New Hampshire List of New Jersey Civil War units New Jersey List of New York Civil War regiments New York List of North Carolina Union Civil War regiments North Carolina Union List of Ohio Civil War units Ohio List of Oregon Civil War units Oregon List of Pennsylvania Civil War regiments Pennsylvania List of Rhode Island Civil War units Rhode Island List of Union South Carolina Civil War units South Carolina Union List of Tennessee Union Civil War units Tennessee Union List of Vermont Civil War units Vermont List of West Virginia Civil War units West Virginia List of Wisconsin Civil War Units Wisconsin Territories List of Dakota Territory Civil War units Dakota Territory List of New Mexico Territory ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War games

    TOCright Board Games see also List of board wargames American Civil War A House Divided board game 2001 Battle Cry game 2000 Gettysburg game 1958 Terrible Swift Sword game Terrible Swift Sword 1976 Computer Games seealso Category American Civil War video games Darkest of Days 2009 History Civil War Secret Missions 2008 Forge of Freedom The American Civil War 2006 The History Channel Civil War A Nation Divided 2006 Take Command 2004 http vietafghan.frvp.com acw.htm Viet Afghan , 2011, Viet Afghan3 contains American Civil War 60 65 Arsenal of Democracy video game AOD add on published by http www.frvp.com FRVP Miniatures Games Enduring Valor Gettysburg in Miniature 2002 Ironclad game Ironclad 1973 Hardtack game Hardtack 1971 Category Lists of games American Civil War ...   more details



  1. List of weapons in the American Civil War

    File Hawken Rifle.jpg thumb right Hawken rifle and bowie knife American Civil War weapons refers to weapons that were used during the American Civil War by Union Army Union and Confederate States Confederacy ... 25 Model Notes Colt Army Model 1860 The most popular Colt handgun in the Union American Civil War Union ... in the American Civil War, and was the second most widely used infantry weapon in the war. Pattern ... during and after the American Civil War. The carbine version was very popular with the cavalry of both ... by the cavalry, during the American Civil War, but did not really replace the standard issue muzzle ... magazines american civil war 7559257.html Rapid fire guns of the Civil War ref Chief of Ordnance, General ... Mitrailleuse . Artillery Main Field artillery in the American Civil War Siege artillery in the American Civil War See also French weapons in the American Civil War Notes reflist References cite book ... guns henry.htm Henry rifle Category Victorian Age weapons Category American Civil War weapons Category Military equipment of the American Civil War Category Start Class weaponry articles Category Civil ... or even the American Revolutionary War . Mameluke sword Carried by USMC Marine officers. Bowie ... pistol invented during the Mexican American War Mexican War and designed for killing the mounts of charging ... competitor, Remington Repeating Arms Company, also made revolvers during the Civil War. The most ... cavalry. LeMat Revolver Perhaps the most well known foreign designed revolver during the Civil War ... widely used shoulder arm during the Civil War. It was favored for its range, accuracy, and reliability ... rifle The Civil War precursor to the Winchester Rifle based on early lever action rifles made by Volcanic ... grenade The Civil War did have crude hand grenade s equipped with a plunger that would detonate upon .... ref William B. Edwards, Civil War Guns , Thomas Pubns October 1997 ref The Confederate used the hand ... of the Civil War at Smithsonian http civilwartalk.com Small Arms Small Arms of the Civil War http ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War legions

    This is a list of American Civil War legions , legions being defined as combined arms units of infantry, cavalry and artillery. ref name Guide cite book title Guide to Louisiana Confederate Military Units 1861 1865 last Bergeron first Arthur W. year 1996 publisher Louisiana State University Press location isbn 0807121029 page 4 pages 240 url http books.google.ca books?id jbqIpSytWCMC&pg PA4&lpg PA4&dq Confederate legions&source bl&ots 2NvZKE9W B&sig IuVwkXHT4CY 2EvfhZftpXeNM6M&hl en&ei fjpDTYOUIYW6sQODm43 Cg&sa X&oi book result&ct result&resnum 2&ved 0CCAQ6AEwATge v onepage&q Confederate 20legions&f false accessdate ref The popularity of this type of unit had declined by the time of the American Civil War owing to the difficulty of organizing and maintaining its disparate elements nevertheless ... Illinois Volunteers ref cite book title Irish American Units in the Civil War last Rodgers first Thomas ... of the American Civil War Category Lists of military units and formations of the American Civil War ... of cavalry. ref cite web url http dmna.state.ny.us historic reghist civil infantry 56thInf 56thInfMain.htm title 56th Infantry Regiment Civil War Tenth Legion Orange and Sullivan Regiment publisher New ... url http www.countyhistory.com history 261.htm title The Civil War Period The Indiana Legion publisher .... Scott Legion, 20th Pennsylvania. A number of veterans of the Mexican American War formed the Scott Legion afterward, named in honor of Winfield Scott . ref cite book title Notes of the Mexican War ... Legion 22 Civil War&source bl&ots XK3XPzYnIo&sig bfpzB7LiwLRWHOVn0Ui0AqU puM&hl en&ei ENxETfbrK4qCsQPr09GKCg ... Volunteers publisher The War for Southern Independence Research Online accessdate January 29, 2011 ... historic reghist civil brigades corcoransBrigade.htm title Corcoran s Brigade or Irish Legion ...?id TgFG6Vdgl gC&pg PA351&lpg PA351&dq 22Pennsylvania Legion 22 Civil War&source bl&ots m t 8SWn0c ...   more details



  1. List of people associated with the American Civil War

    This is a list of people associated with the American Civil War . See also the list of American Civil War topics . Confederate States Army See also Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System CWSS hosted by the National Park Service http www.itd.nps.gov cwss Joseph k. Anderson Anderson, Joseph Reid , 1813&ndash 1892 , Brigadier General, owned Tredegar Iron Works Lewis Addison Armistead Armistead, Lewis Addison , Brigadier General Seth Barton Barton, Seth M. , Brigadier General, Commanding, Barton s Brigade William Beall Beall, William N.R. , 1825&ndash 1883 , Brigadier General P.G.T. Beauregard Beauregard, Pierre G.T. , 1818&ndash 1893 , General, commanded firing on Fort Sumter Santos Benavides Benavides, Santos , 1823&ndash 1891 , Colonel Texas Henry L. Benning Benning, Henry L. , 1814&ndash 1875 , Brigadier General Milledge Luke Bonham Bonham, Milledge Luke , 1813&ndash 1890 , Brigadier General ... of the Navy Category People of the American Civil War Category Lists of the American Civil War Peo ...&ndash 1916 , guerilla fighter Confederate States Navy See also Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System ... Carolina United States Army See also Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System CWSS hosted by the National ... , Major General Rufus King Civil War General King, Rufus , 1814&ndash 1876 General Nathaniel Lyon Lyon, Nathaniel , 1818&ndash 1861 , Brigadier General, the first Union general killed in the war Mahlon ... States Navy See also Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System CWSS hosted by the National Park Service ... of War, Secretary of State John C. Breckenridge Breckenridge, John C. , 1821&ndash 1875 , Secretary of War Stephen Mallory , 1812 1873 , Confederate Secretary of the Confederate States Navy Navy Francis ..., wounded at Battle of Antietam Antietam and Battle of Gettysburg Gettysburg . Survived the War Jeremiah ... noted naval heroes of the war United States political leaders Salmon P. Chase Chase, Salmon ... Stanton, Edwin W. , 1814&ndash 1869 , Secretary of War Roger Taney Taney, Roger , 1777&ndash ...   more details



  1. List of horses of the American Civil War

    This is a list of horses of the American Civil War and the senior United States Union and Confederate States of America Confederate officers who rode them. class wikitable sortable style text align left font size 100 cellpadding 2 cellspacing 2 Horse Officer Notes Aldebaron sortname Philip Sheridan first horse Almond Eye sortname Benjamin F. Butler Benjamin Franklin Butler politician Baldy also Old Baldy horse Old Baldy sortname George G. Meade favorite horse, wounded at First Bull Run and Battle of Antietam Antietam Bayard sortname Philip Kearny secondary Kearny was killed at Battle of Chantilly Chantilly while riding this horse Bill sortname Henry J. Hunt Billy sortname George H. Thomas named for William T. Sherman Black Bess sortname John Hunt Morgan Blackie sortname George G. Meade secondary Blackjack sortname Jefferson Davis Brown Roan sortname Robert E. Lee secondary Bucephalus sortname Sterling Price Burns AKA Black Burns sortname George B. McClellan secondary Butler sortname Wade Hampton Wade Hampton III favorite Captain sortname Wade Hampton Wade Hampton III Charlemagne sortname Joshua Chamberlain Cincinnati horse Cincinnati sortname Ulysses S. Grant favorite horse, acquired in 1864 Cornwall sortname John Sedgwick secondary Daniel Webster sortname George B. McClellan Decatur sortname Philip Kearny secondary horse shot through the neck at Battle of Fair Oaks Fair Oaks Dixie sortname Edward Porter Alexander Dixie sortname Patrick Cleburne horse killed at Battle of Perryville Dolly sortname William T. Sherman secondary Don Juan sortname George Armstrong Custer secondary Fancy sortname John F. Reynolds favorite Fanny sortname John Gibbon Faugh a Ballagh sortname Patrick Kelly Patrick Kelly Colonel Fire Eater sortname Albert Sidney Johnston Firefly sortname Robert E ... S. Grant and His Horses During and After the Civil War Category Military equipment of the American Civil War Category Warhorses ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War battles

    TOCright The Battles of the American Civil War were fought between April 12, 1861 and May 12 13, 1865 ..., Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia in the American Civil War West Virginia r group ... by campaign and theater, see Eastern Theater of the American Civil War Western Theater of the American Civil War Trans Mississippi Theater of the American Civil War Pacific Coast Theater of the American Civil War Lower Seaboard Theater of the American Civil War Category Battles of the American ... battles after nearby towns. See Naming the American Civil War Naming the battles and armies for more details. File American Civil War Battles by Theater, Year.png 530px Battles of the American Civil War ... hostilities occurred in the American Civil War, this table and related articles describe the 384 ... P.G.T. Beauregard Beauregard takes Charleston Federal fort, first battle of American Civil War . Battle ... in the American Civil War West Virginia br Virginia br at the time r group upper alpha WV center ... of Hoke s Run dts July 2, 1861 West Virginia in the American Civil War West Virginia br Virginia ... U.S. Civil War. Battle of Rich Mountain dts July 11, 1861 West Virginia in the American Civil War West .... Battle of Kessler s Cross Lanes dts August 26, 1861 West Virginia in the American Civil War ... September 10, 1861 West Virginia in the American Civil War West Virginia br Virginia br at the time ... Virginia in the American Civil War West Virginia br Virginia br at the time r group upper alpha WV ... dts October 3, 1861 West Virginia in the American Civil War West Virginia br Virginia br at the time ... in the American Civil War West Virginia br Virginia br at the time r group upper alpha WV center C ... Mexico br New Mexico Territory in the American Civil War New  Mexico  Territory br at the time ... March 26&ndash 28, 1862 New Mexico br New Mexico Territory in the American Civil War New  Mexico  ... West Virginia in the American Civil War West Virginia br Virginia br at the time r group upper alpha ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients

    overview list of Medal of Honor recipients for the American Civil War . List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients A F List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients G L List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients M P List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients Q S List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients T Z See also List of Medal of Honor recipients ...Medal of Honor recipients The Medal of Honor was first awarded in the American Civil War . President Abraham Lincoln signed a bill containing a provision for the medal for the Navy on December 21, 1861 ... who extended his enlistment. 311 accepted, but because there was no official list of their names, the War Department issued 864 one for each man in the unit. In 1916, a board consisting of five retired generals reviewed Army awards and recommended that these 864, as well as others, be revoked. Of the 3,464 Medals of Honor awarded to date, 1522 were awarded during the American Civil War, mostly ... title Medal of Honor recipients work American Civil War A L publisher United States Army Center of Military History date June 8, 2009 DEFAULTSORT List Of American Civil War Medal Of Honor Recipients Category Lists of Medal of Honor recipients Civil War Category Union military personnel Category Lists of the American Civil War Medal ... States armed forces, during the Civil War, it was the only one. Thus, it was often awarded for reasons that would not now satisfy the stringent modern criteria. For example, Secretary of War ... Colored Troops , and three soldiers of other Army units. It was common for Civil War Medals of Honor ... by their gallantry and other seamanlike qualities during the present war. ref name pbs Cite web ... HD Whos Who.htm title Who s Who list of Marines work Who s Who in Marine Corps History publisher ..., and Coast Guardsmen who received the Medal of Honor during World War II publisher United States Army ...   more details



  1. List of Filipino Generals in the Philippine Revolution of 1896 and the Filipino-American War of 1899

    General Urbano Lacuna s troops Black American Corporal in U.S. Army 24th Colored Regiment . Private John Allance United States Army . Private Harry Dennis Philippine American War defector Harry Dennis .... Private John Wagner Philippine American War defector John Wagner redo this characterization as needed ... States Army. Private Edward Walpole Philippine American War defector Edward Walpole redo this characterization ... grade . ref Pro Emilio Aguinaldo Camarines Antonio Luna Captain General Director of War, Malolos ... in the Philippine War, 1899 1902 url http books.google.com books?id 5WOrmt VxcC year 2000 publisher ... Category Filipino generals ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War battles in Northern Virginia

    With less than 150 miles separating the two capital cities of Washington, D.C. and Richmond, Virginia , Northern Virginia found itself in the center of much of the conflict of the American Civil War . The area was the site of many battles and bloodshed. The Army of Northern Virginia was the primary army for the Confederate States of America in the east. Owing to the regions proximity to Washington D.C and the Potomac River, the armies of both sides frequently occupied and traversed Northern Virginia. As a result, several battles were fought in the area main Valley Campaign main Northern Virginia Campaign main Maryland Campaign main Gettysburg Campaign main Overland Campaign main Valley Campaigns of 1864 main List of American Civil War battles Image Northern Virginia Campaign Aug7 28.png thumb 400px Northern Virginia Campaign, August 7 August 28, 1862. legend ff0000 Confederate legend 0000ff Union Clarke County Battle of Cool Spring Battle of Berryville Fairfax County Battle of Chantilly Battle of Dranesville Battle of Ox Hill Fauquier County Battle of Thoroughfare Gap Frederick County Battle of Kernstown I First Battle of Winchester Second Battle of Winchester Battle of Kernstown II Battle of Rutherford s Farm Battle of Opequon Third Battle of Winchester Battle of Cedar Creek Battle of Belle Grove Loudoun County Battle of Ball s Bluff Battle of Harpers Ferry Battle of Aldie Battle of Middleburg Battle of Upperville The Fight at Waterford Battle of Mile Hill Battle of Unison Fight at Aldie Skirmish at Miskel Farm Action at Mount Zion Church Battle of Loudoun Heights Heaton s Crossroads Prince William County First Battle of Bull Run First Battle of Manassas Second Battle of Bull Run Second Battle of Manassas Battle of Manassas Station Ops. Stafford County Battle of Aquia Creek Warren County Battle of Front Royal See also Virginia Virginia in the American Civil War Category Virginia in the American Civil War ...   more details



  1. Outline of the American Civil War

    see also Women in the American Civil War List of people associated with the American Civil War Military history of African Americans in the American Civil War Eli Whitney, Jr. Joseph Whitworth Commerce ... Campaign Appomattox Campaign Major battles Main List of American Civil War battles Battle of Fort ... in the American Civil War Virginia Virginia in the American Civil War List of American Civil War battles ...The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the American Civil War American ... fought against the United States the Union American Civil War Union , which was supported ... states that became known as the border states American Civil War border states . Etymology Naming the American Civil War Combatants File US flag 34 stars.svg 60px The Union American Civil War Union ... Guard Confederate privateer Confederate railroads in the American Civil War Confederate Secret Service ... Supreme Court cases of the American Civil War Third Party System Nat Turner Uncle Tom s Cabin Underground ... of the American Civil War Antislavery Movement In America Abolition John Brown abolitionist John ... Historic Site Christmas in the American Civil War Dahlgren Affair Emancipation Proclamation Habeas ... War Turning point of the American Civil War United States presidential election, 1864 West Virginia ... in the American Civil War Southern Bread Riots Tredegar Iron Works Trent Affair Military Forces Cavalry in the American Civil War Infantry in the American Civil War Military leadership in the American ... War Submarines in the American Civil War Turret ship USS Monitor Military strategy Military strategy Strategy in the industrial age Military strategy in the industrial age American Civil War spies Espionage spies Guerrilla warfare Guerrillas in the American Civil War Guerrilla warfare Scorched earth Fighting Theaters Eastern Theater of the American Civil War Western Theater of the American Civil War Lower Seaboard Theater of the American Civil War Trans Mississippi Theater of the American Civil ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients: A?F

    Medal of Honor recipients This is a complete alphabetical list A to F of Medal of Honor recipients during the Civil War . Many of the awards during the American Civil War Civil War were for capturing or saving regimental flags. During the Civil War, regimental flags served as the rallying point for the unit, and guided the unit s movements. Loss of the flag could greatly disrupt a unit, and could have a greater effect than the death of the commanding officer. Medal of Honor Main Medal of Honor The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States government and is bestowed on a member of the United States armed forces who distinguishes himself conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty while engaged in an action against an enemy of the United States Due to the nature of this medal, it is commonly presented posthumously. ref name AMOHW http www.defenselink.mil faq pis med of honor.html Defense link Medal of Honor history ref clear id toc class toc summary Contents align center MediaWiki Toc S break center align center top Top A A B B C C D D E E F F External links External links NOTOC Recipients are listed alphabetically by last name. Posthumous receipt is denoted by an asterisk. The rank indicated is the individual s rank at the time of their Medal of Honor action. A class wikitable sortable S break class unsortable Image Name Service Rank Place of action Date of action class unsortable Notes S break center nowrap Sortname James F. Adams Union Army Army span style display none E 01 span Private rank Private Nineveh, Virginia nowrap dts 1864 Nov 12 Capture of Colours, standards and guidons State flag of 14th Virginia Cavalry C.S.A. S break File John G. B. Adams.jpg 75px alt Young white ... 5 Although on the sick list, Q.G. Asten courageously carried out his duties during the entire engagement ... slave. First African American Medal of Honor recipient. S break center nowrap Sortname Thomas A. Blasdel ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients: T?Z

    Medal of Honor recipients This is a complete alphabetical list T to Z of Medal of Honor recipients during the Civil War . Many of the awards during the American Civil War Civil War were for capturing or saving regimental flags. During the Civil War, regimental flags served as the rallying point for the unit, and guided the unit s movements. Loss of the flag could greatly disrupt a unit, and could have a greater effect than the death of the commanding officer. Medal of Honor Main Medal of Honor The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States government and is bestowed on a member of the United States armed forces who distinguishes himself conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty while that could engaged in an action against an enemy of the United States Due to the nature of this medal, it is commonly presented posthumously. ref name AMOHW http www.defenselink.mil faq pis med of honor.html Defense link Medal of Honor history ref clear id toc class toc summary Contents align center MediaWiki Toc center align center top Top T T U U V V W W X X Y Y Z Z External links External links NOTOC Recipients are listed alphabetically by last name. Posthumous receipt is denoted by an asterisk. T legend2 e3d9ff This along with the , indicates that the Medal of Honor was awarded posthumously border 1px solid AAAAAA br class wikitable sortable class unsortable Image Name Service Rank Place of action Date of action class unsortable Notes center nowrap Sortname William L. S. Tabor Union Army Army span style display none E 01 span Private rank United States Private Port Hudson, La. nowrap dts 1863 Jul Voluntarily exposed himself to the enemy only a few feet away to render valuable services for the protection of his comrades. center nowrap Sortname Charles A. Taggart Union Army Army span style display ... is surrounded by a decorative frame and illustrations of American flags and laurel wreaths ...   more details



  1. List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients: Q?S

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  1. Michigan in the American Civil War

    Union states in the American Civil War Michigan made a substantial contribution to the Union American Civil War Union during the American Civil War . While far removed from the fighting in the war, Michigan supplied a large number of troops and several generals, including George Armstrong Custer . When, at the beginning of the war, Michigan was asked to supply no more than four regiment s, Governor of Michigan Governor Austin Blair sent seven. Upon the arrival of Michigan s 1st volunteers President Abraham Lincoln was prompted to remark, Thank God for Michigan. . ref cite web title Michigan Department of Military and Veteran Affairs publisher State of Michigan. Retrieved 2010 06 14 url http www.michigan.gov dmva 0,1607,7 126 2360 3003 3009 ,00.html ref Military contribution More than 90,000 Michigan men, nearly a quarter of the state s male population in 1860, served in the war. ref cite web title Michigan Civil War Research publisher State of Michigan, Department of History, Arts and Libraries url http www.michigan.gov hal 0,1607,7 160 18835 18895 20699 61787 ,00.html date March April 2002 Volume 4, Number 2 accessdate 2007 06 17 ref In addition to the approximately 600 men who joined the Union Navy , Michigan raised 34 regiments of infantry volunteers, one regiment of sharpshooter ... Colored Troops losses also exceeded Michigan s . See also List of Michigan Civil War Units References reflist Further reading Bratt, Peter. A Great Revolution in Feeling The American Civil War in Niles ... during the Civil War Era, 1860 1865, Michigan Historical Review 18 Spring 1992 Navboxes list MIHistory American Civil War expanded CTCBS Category History of Michigan Category Michigan in the American Civil War ... of their grateful countrymen. General O. B. Willcox, Presentation of Civil War Flags to the State ... Stuart at Gettysburg on the East Cavalry Field . Several Union generals hailed from Michigan, including ...   more details



  1. Nebraska in the American Civil War

    Union states in the American Civil War During the American Civil War 1861&ndash 65 , Nebraska was still ... Omaha, Nebraska, 1880 External links http www.civilwarmuseumnc.org index.html Civil War Veterans Museum in Nebraska City http history.denverlibrary.org research civil war gar neb index.html Denver Library &mdash database for Nebraska Civil War soldiers records http www.civilwararchive.com unionne.htm Nebraska Civil War regiments http web.archive.org web 20091027191834 http www.geocities.com Yosemite Trails 4160 First Nebraska Infantry reenactors website American Civil War selected CTCBS Category Nebraska in the American Civil War ... after the War. Nebraska at the start of the Civil War see History of slavery in Nebraska File Saunders.jpg ... 4160 First Nebraska Infantry reenactors website ref Later in the war, some of the soldiers who served at Fort Kearny were former Confederates who had changed their allegiance to the Union American Civil War Union , thus becoming galvanized Yankees . ref Cromie p. 175. ref By the end of the Civil ... the Civil War, while another 204 died of other causes, including disease and accidents. ref http www.mycivilwar.com facts state state ne.htm Nebraska Civil War facts Johnson s History, pg 150, has 3307 enlisted men ref No Civil War battles or skirmishes were fought within the territorial borders ... of Union Veterans of the Civil War , and the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States ... of Nebraska Civil War units Notes reflist References http www.archive.org stream johnsonshistoryo00john ... Cromie p. 176. ref which generals they are almost certainly two homonyms, not the same ? The original is likely Nathanael Greene, but I can t find a confederate genral with Greene as his family name As the war ... throughout the war. Nebraska contributions to the war efforts File John Milton Thayer Brady Handy.jpg thumb left 75px John M. Thayer, postbellum image When the war started, Regular Army United ...   more details



  1. American Civil War bibliography

    The American Civil War bibliography is vast, with over 60,000 books on the American Civil War , with many ... and the American Civil War An Annotated Bibliography 2003 ref and medicine ref Frank R. Freemon, Microbes ... titles. ref Steven Woodward et al., eds. The American Civil War A Handbook of Literature and Research ... see Steven E. Woodworth, ed. The American Civil War A Handbook of Literature and Research ... 1883 , The Gulf and Inland Waters . Bruce Catton Catton, Bruce , The Civil War , American Heritage, 1960 ... of War Nature and Strategy in the American Civil War, Environmental History 10, no. 3 July 2005 421 447 Esposito, Vincent J., http www.dean.usma.edu history web03 atlases american civil war ... . Destructive War William Tecumseh Sherman, Stonewall Jackson, and the American Civil War 1992 ..., David. Sheridan s Lieutenants Phil Sheridan, His Generals, and the Final Year of the Civil War ...., Battles and Leaders of the Civil War . 4 vols. 1888 essays by leading generals of both sides http ... s, 2003. 233 pp. Rutkow, Ira M. Bleeding Blue and Gray Civil War Surgery and the Evolution of American ... of the American Civil War Recent Interpretations and New Directions. In Beyond the Civil War ... of the Nation Constitutional Conflict in the American Civil War U of North Carolina Press ..., Phillip S. The American Civil War Considered as a Crisis in Law and Order, American Historical Review ... Press, 1970. Crook, D. P. Diplomacy During the American Civil War . New York Wiley, 1975. Daddysman ... s Crucial Role in the American Civil War Random House, 2011 , 958 pp. the following is a review of the Foreman ..., and the American Civil War. Indiana U. Press, 2004. 225 pp. Owsley, Frank Lawrence. King Cotton ... Government and the American Civil War, the diplomatic action Paris, L Harmattan, 2011 http www.editions ..., G.F.R. Stonewall Jackson and the American Civil War 1943 Reid, Brian Holden. Robert E. Lee Icon for a Nation ... Camps and Prisoners of War, in Steven E. Woodworth, ed. The American Civil War 1996 , 466 78 good review ...   more details




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