Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Major-Generals Butler” in chapter 7, page 226 of The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 10: The Armies and the Leaders.:
...ecember 13, 1881.
(U. S. M.A. 1845) was born in St. Albans, Vermont, February 17, 1824, and taught mathematics at West Point.
In the early days of the Civil War he served on the staffs of Major-Generals Butler and McDowell.
His commission as major-general of volunteers was dated July 4, 1862, to which rank he was recommissioned March 9, 1864.
After leading a brigade and division in the early organizati...
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