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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died. 6 0 Browse Search
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nd rain. These tents are generally familiar. Massachusetts now provides her militia with them, I believe, without distinction of rank. The tents thus far described I have referred to as used largely by the troops before they left the State. But there was another tent, the most interesting of all, which was used exclusively in the field, and that was Tente d'abri--the Dog or Shelter Tent. Just why it is called the shelter tent I cannot say, unless on the principle stated by the Rev. George Ellis for calling the pond on Boston Common a Frog Pond, viz: because there are no frogs there. So there is little shelter in this variety of tent. But about that later. I can imagine no other reason for calling it a dog tent than this, that when one is pitched it would only comfortably accommodate a dog, and a small one at that. This tent was invented late in 1861 or early in 1862. I am told it was made of light duck at first, then of rubber, and afterwards of duck again, but Inever
arbor, 238 Committee on Military Affairs, 315 Confederate States Army. Armies: Army of Northern Virginia, 235, 406-7; State Troops, Infantry: 1st Georgia, 270 Copperheads, 20 Corps badges, 250-68,368 Corse, John M., 400-401 Covington, Ky., 100 Crook, George, 267 Culpeper, Va., 317,353 Davis, Jefferson, 64 Davis, W. S., 329 Dayton, L. M., 401 Desertion, 157-63 Douglas, Stephen A., 15 Draft,68-69,215-16 Dry Tortugas, 156 Eaton, Joseph H., 130 Ellis, George, 51 Ely's Ford, Va., 384 Embler, A. Henry, 266 Emory, William H., 265 Enlisting, 34-42, 198-202 Envelopes (patriotic), 64-65 Everett, Edward, 16 Executions, 157-63 Faneuil Hall, 31,45 First Bull Run, 27, 251-53,298, 340,356 Flags, 338-40 Foraging, 231-49 Ford, M. F., 264 Fort Hell, 59,385 Fort Independence, 44 Fort Lyon, 255 Fort McAllister, 406 Fort Monroe, 120, 162 Fort Moultrie, 22 Fort Sedgewick, 385 Fort Sumter, 22 Fort Warren, 44-
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 53: operations of the West Gulf Squadron in the latter part of 1864, and in 1865.--joint operations in Mobile Bay by Rear-Admiral Thatcher and General Canby. (search)
stants, D. J. O'Keefe and Edward Torallas; Acting-Gunner, Wm. T Laforge. Seminole--Third-rate. Commander, Albert G. Clary; Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, George Mundy; Surgeon, J. C. Spear; Paymaster, L. S. Stockwell; Acting-Master, Wm. A. Maine: Acting-Ensigns, D. K. Perkins, Francis Kempton and W. S. Church; Acting-Master's Mates, Henry Webb and C. A. Thorne; Engineers: Acting-First-Assistants, Claude Babcock and A. R. Calden; Acting-Third-Assistants, Wm. Drinkwater, P. J. Hughes and Geo. Ellis. Oneida--Third-rate. Commander, Thomas H. Stephens; Lieutenants, C. L. Huntington and E. N. Kellogg; Surgeon, John J. Gibson; Assistant-Paymaster, G. R. Martin; Acting-Ensign, Chas. V. Vridley; Acting-Master's Mates, Edward Bird and Daniel Clark; Engineers: Chief, Wm. H. Hunt; Second-Assistant, David Hardie; Acting-Second-Assistants, B. S. Cooke and W. C. Barrett; Acting-Boatswain, Hallowell Dickinson. Princess Royal--Third-rate. Commander, M. B. Woolsey; Lieutenant, Chas. E. M
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died., List of Massachusetts officers and soldiers killed in action. (search)
nd rank. Private understood when not otherwise stated.Command.Engagement.Date. Eldridge, Henry R., Sergt.,31st Mass. Inf.,Brashear City, La.,June 26, 1863. Eldridge, Nathan,58th Mass. Inf.,Spotsylvania, Va.,May 12, 1864. Eldridge, William P., Sergt.,32d Mass. Inf.,Gettysburg, Pa.,July 2, 1863. Elliott, Benjamin R.,15th Mass. Inf.,Antietam, Md.,Sept. 17, 1862. Ellick, Eli A.,57th Mass. Inf.,Petersburg, Va.,June 17, 1864. Elliott, Joseph,3d Mass. Cav.,Alexandria, La.,May 1, 1864. Ellis, George, Corp.,10th Mass. Inf.,Spotsylvania, Va.,May 12, 1864. Ellis, George H.,36th Mass. Inf.,Jackson, Miss.,July 11, 1863. Ellis, George W.,35th Mass. Inf.,Antietam, Md.,Sept. 17, 1862. Ellis, Joel E.,28th Mass. Inf.,Antietam, Md.,Sept. 17, 1862. Elms, Charles H.,11th Mass. Inf.,Wilderness, Va.,May 6, 1864. Emerson, Albert B.,22d Mass. Inf.,Wilderness, Va.,May 5, 1864. Emerson, Charles H.,2d Mass. Inf.,Winchester, Va.,May 25, 1862. Emerson, George,2d Mass. Cav.,Opequon, Va.,Sept. 19, 1
nd rank. Private understood when not otherwise stated.Command.Engagement.Date. Eldridge, Henry R., Sergt.,31st Mass. Inf.,Brashear City, La.,June 26, 1863. Eldridge, Nathan,58th Mass. Inf.,Spotsylvania, Va.,May 12, 1864. Eldridge, William P., Sergt.,32d Mass. Inf.,Gettysburg, Pa.,July 2, 1863. Elliott, Benjamin R.,15th Mass. Inf.,Antietam, Md.,Sept. 17, 1862. Ellick, Eli A.,57th Mass. Inf.,Petersburg, Va.,June 17, 1864. Elliott, Joseph,3d Mass. Cav.,Alexandria, La.,May 1, 1864. Ellis, George, Corp.,10th Mass. Inf.,Spotsylvania, Va.,May 12, 1864. Ellis, George H.,36th Mass. Inf.,Jackson, Miss.,July 11, 1863. Ellis, George W.,35th Mass. Inf.,Antietam, Md.,Sept. 17, 1862. Ellis, Joel E.,28th Mass. Inf.,Antietam, Md.,Sept. 17, 1862. Elms, Charles H.,11th Mass. Inf.,Wilderness, Va.,May 6, 1864. Emerson, Albert B.,22d Mass. Inf.,Wilderness, Va.,May 5, 1864. Emerson, Charles H.,2d Mass. Inf.,Winchester, Va.,May 25, 1862. Emerson, George,2d Mass. Cav.,Opequon, Va.,Sept. 19, 1
Eldred, L. W., 454 Eldridge, Alpheus, 454 Eldridge, C. F., 514 Eldridge, Ebenezer, 357 Eldridge, H. R., 358 Eldridge, Nathan, 358 Eldridge, W. P., 358 Eliott, Charles, 2d, 514 Elkins, Henrl, 454 Ellet, A. W., 42 Elletts, James, 514 Ellick, E. A., 358 Elliott, B. R., 358 Elliott, Estes, 491 Elliott, Israel, Jr., 514 Elliott, Joseph, 3d Mass. Cav., 64, 358 Elliott, Joseph, 7th Mass. Inf., 454 Ellis, C. H., 514 Ellis, C. T., 454 Ellis, G. H., 358 Ellis, G. W., 358 Ellis, George, 358 Ellis, H. E., 491 Ellis, J. E., 358 Ellis, R. A., 562 Ellis, William, 491 Elms, C. H., 358 Elwell, Andrew, 116, 238 Emerson, A. B., 358 Emerson, C. H., 358 Emerson, F. F., 514 Emerson, G. O., 514 Emerson, G. W., 514 Emerson, George, 2d Mass. Cav., 358 Emerson, George, 23d Mass. Inf., 514 Emerson, J. G., 358 Emerson, J. S., 491 Emerson, S. G., 358 Emerson, W. L., 358 Emerson, William, 514 Emery, Ivory, 514 Emilio, L. F., 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 132, 138, 298