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John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army 194 0 Browse Search
Oliver Otis Howard, Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, major general , United States army : volume 1 74 0 Browse Search
Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant 74 0 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 72 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 66 4 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 47 1 Browse Search
Joseph T. Derry , A. M. , Author of School History of the United States; Story of the Confederate War, etc., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 6, Georgia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 40 0 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 34 0 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 3: The Decisive Battles. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 33 1 Browse Search
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 1 32 0 Browse Search
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les in the Wilderness Wreckage of trees and men, as they fell in the dense forest — victims of the month's advance that cost 40,000 Union dead and wounded Ulysses S. Grant: General-in-chief of the Federal army in 1865. born 1822; West Point 1843; died 1885. Robert E. Lee: General-in-chief of the Confederate army in 1865. born 1807; West Point 1829; died 1870. Grant's first move against Lee: advance of the army of the Potomac, May 5, 1864: pontoons at Germanna ford on the West Point 1829; died 1870. Grant's first move against Lee: advance of the army of the Potomac, May 5, 1864: pontoons at Germanna ford on the Rapidan beginning the simultaneous movement to end the war The gleaming bayonets that lead the winding wagons mark the first lunge of one champion against another — the Federal military arm stretching forth to begin the continuous hammering which Grant had declared was to be his policy. By heavy and repeated blows he had vanquished Pemberton, Bragg, and every Southern general that had opposed him. Soon he was to be face to face with Lee's magnificent veterans, and here above all other places
Although a bishop of the Episcopal Church, Polk was educated at West Point. When he threw in his lot with the Confederacy, thousands of hisused a shock to the whole Confederate army. He was a graduate of West Point; but after being graduated he took orders in the church and for talanced. Both Schofield and McPherson were classmates of Hood at West Point, and characterized him to Sherman as bold even to rashness and cotes. General Joseph Eggleston Johnston, C. S. A.: born 1809; West Point 1829; died 1891 Field artillery. Lieutenant-General John B. Hood, C. S. A.: born 1831; West Point 1853; died 1879 Sherman following in the hope of catching him while crossing the river. But the waryte Army of Tennessee over to General John B. Hood. A graduate of West Point of the class of 1853, a classmate of McPherson, Schofield, and Shat his old classmate Hood, though not deemed much of a scholar at West Point, was none the less brave and determined. Walking down the road t
Although a bishop of the Episcopal Church, Polk was educated at West Point. When he threw in his lot with the Confederacy, thousands of hisused a shock to the whole Confederate army. He was a graduate of West Point; but after being graduated he took orders in the church and for talanced. Both Schofield and McPherson were classmates of Hood at West Point, and characterized him to Sherman as bold even to rashness and cotes. General Joseph Eggleston Johnston, C. S. A.: born 1809; West Point 1829; died 1891 Field artillery. Lieutenant-General John B. Hood, C. S. A.: born 1831; West Point 1853; died 1879 Sherman following in the hope of catching him while crossing the river. But the waryte Army of Tennessee over to General John B. Hood. A graduate of West Point of the class of 1853, a classmate of McPherson, Schofield, and Shat his old classmate Hood, though not deemed much of a scholar at West Point, was none the less brave and determined. Walking down the road t
; Confed., Gen. Fitzhugh Lee's Cav. Losses: Union, 200 killed and wounded; Confed., 500 killed and wounded. April 9, 1865: Gen. R. E. Lee surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia to the Army of the Potomac and the Army of the James; Lieut.-Gen. U. S. Grant. Confed., surrendered and paroled, 27,805. April 12-13, 1865: Montgomery, Ala. Union, Second Brigade, First Division Cav.; Confed., Gen. D. W. Adams' command. Losses: Not recorded. April 16, 1865: West Point, Ga. Union, 2d and 4th Ind. Cav., 18th Indpt. Battery Ind. Light Artil.; Confed., Brig.-Gen. R. C. Tyler with 300 men. Losses: Union, 7 killed, 29 wounded; Confed., 19 killed, 28 wounded, 218 missing. Brig.-Gen. R. C. Tyler killed. Last organized Confederate resistance East of the Mississippi. April 16, 1865: Columbus, Ga. Union, Fourth Division Cav.; Confed., Gen. D. W. Adams' command. Losses: Union, 6 killed, 24 missing; Confed., killed and wounded not rec