Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Donelson” in chapter 12 of The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 5: Forts and Artillery.:
...trained engineer officer, a graduate of West Point.
He was commissioned as brigadier-general of volunteers and brevetted brigadier-general of the regular army.
In the West, Forts Henry and Donelson and Vicksburg are names that are held in memory as demonstrating the high achievements of the Engineer Corps.
Its labors at Chattanooga, under Colonel Merrill, rendered that important position impr...
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