Glory Road: the Bloody Route From Fredricksburg to

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He immediately went out and ordered the man to leave the place at once, taking his name and command and declaring that he would have him arrested as soon as he returned to his command. Report of a guard mounted at a Confederate States military prison hospital, 31 July 1864. Accession 23718a. 51 leaves and 63 pages. Frederick County, Virginia, papers, 1788-1888, collected by Joseph K. During the afternoon and night, Lee detached two of his divisions from the Chancellorsville lines and marched them to Salem Church.

War So Terrible: A Popular History of the Battle of

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This is a small fragment of the amount of information found at the center. School and Demographic data copyright © 2009 Onboard Informatics. Bronze soldier atop the Massachusetts Monument at the National Cemetery. Muster roll, 1864, of Company H, 47th Virginia Infantry Regiment commanded by Captain Thomas R. Roster, 1861-1862, of Company B (1st), 13th Virginia Infantry Regiment, also known as the Culpeper Minute Men, providing the names and ranks of the Culpeper Minute Men, who were mustered into Confederate service on 17 April 1861, at Harper�s Ferry, Virginia.

Blood on the Rappahannock : the battle of Fredericksburg,

Theodore P. Savas, David A. Woodbury

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His arguments about the black reconciliation viewpoint versus the emancipation viewpoint could have been strengthened by reading Donald Shaffer’s After the Glory: The Struggles of Black Civil War Veterans (2004) and Barbara Gannon’s The Won Cause: Black and White Comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic (2011). He was a man of large stature and striking appearance, - muscular, well built, and athletic.

Lee and His Army in Confederate History (Civil War America)

Gary W. Gallagher

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In a few instances there was a slight degree of insubordination. There it was supplemented with artillery and armor to become the 165th Regimental Combat Team. It is these applications that provide the most extensive information on the Confederate pensioners. Defense: Lee has beat Grant southeast to Spotsylvania Courthouse crossroads. Scott Richards is a member of the VA Vineyards Association, owner of Loch Haven Vineyards, and a writer for FP, Caroline Progress, The Caroline Magazine, Northern Neck News & River View Magazine.

The Fredericksburg Campaign: Decision on the Rappahannock

Gary W. Gallagher

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Nellie hopes to be able to visit Minnie some time. The sound of the Confederate attack attracted the attention of Union troops that had just left the field and before the North Carolinians could reach the Union position, additional Union troops and guns had rushed back onto the field. He also comments on the Virginia Bible Society and Reverend Moses Hoge. John Pemberton finally asked what terms would be given them, Grant replied: "Unconditional surrender."

Civil War Volumes 1-3 Box Set

Shelby Foote

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The cemetery, which was dedicated in 1866, contains the graves of over 2,500 Confederate dead. His services were made valuable to his owner in proportion to the care given to his health and training. The father refused the son's request, with the very innocent (?) statement that he feared his slave might be killed in battle. In The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex of 1882 Darwin described how medical advances meant that the weaker were able to survive and have families, and as he commented on the effects of this, he cautioned that hard reason should not override sympathy and considered how other factors might reduce the effect: Thus the weak members of civilized societies propagate their kind.

Battlefields Of The South: From Bull Run To Fredericksburgh

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The other factor is that Custer's men left their sabers back at their home base to save weight. Also a not-to-be-missed museum shop, cafe´ and restaurant. Also material concerning Hopkins� career after the war, including an engineer�s certificate, a signed petition recommending his reinstatement into his former position at the Norfolk Navy Yard, a letter of reprimand, and notes by him regarding his military service. McClellan advanced to a line near the city with his army of more than 100,000 men, and, under the mistaken impression that Johnston's force outnumbered his own, waited for McDowell, who was advancing with 40,000 men from the neighborhood of Fredericksburg to join him.

Fredericksburg! Fredericksburg! (Civil War America)

George C. Rable

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Cedarville, Guard Hill, or Front Royal, August 16. Stony Creek Station, Weldon Railroad, May 7. War Department, 1912-1917 (bulk: 1914-1916). As his men assaulted the Confederate lines at every point they were driven back with dreadful slaughter. Powell; a copy of a portion of a diary, 1862, of Blanche N. Also contains genealogical notes on the Camm and Garlick families of King William and King and Queen Counties. Moved to Yorktown, Va., April, and duty there, at Williamsburg and in the District of the Currituck until April,1864.

The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to

Shelby Foote

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Tremendous storms in South Carolina did not prevent him from taking Columbia and Charleston, though major rivers swelled in his army's path. Worret; & compiled under the direction of Col. Collection, 1820-1871, of Harry Harris of Richmond, Virginia, consisting of papers, 1820-1853, relevant to the construction and maintenance of Fortress Monroe in Hampton Roads, consisting of correspondence, invoices, bills of lading, and memorandums to Colonel Charles Gratiot, Colonel Rene E.

Historic Fredericksburg: The Story of an Old Town

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Valley of the Shadow of Death, 1864 -- v.7. The battle of Chancellorsville was hardly con- tested and resulted in heavy losses to both armies. Burnside suffers a costly defeat at Fredericksburg in Virginia with a loss of 12,653 men after 14 frontal assaults on well entrenched Rebels on Marye's Heights. "We might as well have tried to take hell," a Union soldier remarks. He had a very sweet and musical voice and sang old Irish songs to perfection. They were known to the Northern army as Union sympathizers, but as non-combatants; and on all occasions they were ready to assist our people in the recovery of property that had been taken by the Union army or to intercede for those who had been unjustly imprisoned.