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The Atlanta (Georgia) Campaign: May 1 - September 8, 1864., Part I: General Report. (ed. Maj. George B. Davis, Mr. Leslie J. Perry, Mr. Joseph W. Kirkley) 1,463 127 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 1,378 372 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 9. (ed. Frank Moore) 810 42 Browse Search
John Bell Hood., Advance and Retreat: Personal Experiences in the United States and Confederate Armies 606 8 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 565 25 Browse Search
William Tecumseh Sherman, Memoirs of General William T. Sherman . 473 17 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) 373 5 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 372 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 277 1 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 232 78 Browse Search
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inter of 1864-65. Chief of Scouts Henry Watterson, C. S. A., aide-de-camp to General Forrest, chief of Scouts under General Jcs. E. Johnston. Andrew Carnegie superintended Military railways and Government Telegraph lines in 1861. Lieut.-General Nathan B. Forrest, C. S. A., entered as private; Lieut.-Col., 1861, Maj.-Gen., 1864. Brevet Brig.-General Thomas T. Eckert, superintendent of Military Telegraph; Asst. Sec. Of War, 1864-66. Maj.-General Grenville M. Dodge, wounded before Atlanta; succeeded Rosecrans in the Department of Missouri. —naturally emphasizes, in its personal mentions and portrayals, the men of the respective specialties. The editors, therefore, determined to devote an entire volume to the consideration of the personnel of the Union and Confederate armies. But in this field, vaster than most of the present generation have imagined, even a book as extensive as a volume of the Photographic History can be no more than suggestive. Consider the typical
went through with him —fighting their way to Atlanta, and marching on the famous expedition from AAtlanta to the sea and north through the Carolinas to the battle of Bentonville and Johnston's surrehing leader of a Cavalry division in front of Atlanta. Wager Swayne, originally Colonel of the 43herson, Thomas and hooker in the campaign for Atlanta, summer of 1864 Thos. H. Ruger commared days marching and fighting from Resaca to Atlanta Nathan Kimball led a division in theion, in 1864-65, three campaigns—that against Atlanta, the store-house of the Confederacy, for whicwho could make progress in no other way. When Atlanta was reached, Johnston was superseded by John s staff. W. W. Bella, promoted in front of Atlanta. John B. Turpin, leader in the Fourteenth C in the regular army. Finally Hood evacuated Atlanta, started on the fatal Tennessee campaign, andfeature of Sherman's campaigns, after leaving Atlanta, has been severely criticised. Much of the d[1 more...]<
atter if our feet are torn, quick step—we're with him ere the dawn. that was Stonewall Jackson's way. a purposeful man, obstacles were to him but things to be overcome or ignored if they stood in the way of his plans. When one of his Confederate generals with Jackson in his masterly 1863 campaign A. H. Colquitt, later conspicuous in the defense of Petersburg. R. L. Walker, commander of a light artillery brigade. Alfred Iverson, later at Gettysburg and with Hood at Atlanta. S. McGowan, later commanded the South Carolina brigade which Immortalized his name. E. A. O'Neal charged with his brigade in Rodes' First line at Chancellorsville. subordinates, after the three days hard fighting of the Second Manassas, preceded by a march of almost a hundred miles within a little more than a like period of time, objected that his men could not march further until they should have received rations, he was promptly put under arrest by Jackson, bent as he was upon fol
oody battle of Chickamauga, and on the corpse-strewn slopes of Missionary Ridge. It fought under Sherman from Resaca to Atlanta, and when that general marched away on his expedition to the coast, the Thirty-sixth turned back to suffer its fourth lahe Federal generals killed in battle—group no. 1—army and corps commanders Maj.-Gen. James B. McPherson, Atlanta. July 22. 1861. Maj.-Gen. Jos. K. Mansfield, Antietam, September 18, 1864. Maj.-Gen. John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania, Msault on Kenesaw Mt., Ga., June 27, 18641,999522,051270172342 Tupelo, Miss., July 13-15, 186477559386742101,1161,326 Atlanta, Ga., July 22, 1864 (Hood's attack)4301,5991,7333,7222,8902,8908513,741 Jonesboro, Ga., Aug. 31, 18641791,640 Jonesboro, J. E. B. Stuart, Yellow Tavern May 12, 1864. Stephen D. Ramseur, Cedar Creek October 19, 1864. W. H. T. Walker, Atlanta July 22, 1864. Patrick R. Cleburne, Franklin November 30, 1864. Robert E. Rodes, Opequon September 19, 1864. Su
an at Dalton and Resaca, and in the attack on Atlanta. At his own request (July 30, 1864) he was pg Stone's River, Chickamauga, Chattanooga and Atlanta. John Alexander Logan, commander of the Army of the Tennessee in front of Atlanta. He subsequently resumed command of a Corps and led it thromy of the Ohio associated with the Knoxville, Atlanta, and Nashville campaigns. The Ninth Corps waettysburg and the Twentieth Corps in front of Atlanta. John A. McClernand, commander of the Army or gallantry. William T. Clark, promoted at Atlanta. Fitz-Henry Warren, Colonel of the 1st Inf, and placed the artillery for the defense of Atlanta. He was mustered out of the volunteer servic the other two divisions went with Sherman to Atlanta. The Mississippi section was on the Red Rive for a short time. In Sherman's campaigns to Atlanta and through Georgia and the Carolinas, he comnnessee while Sherman was fighting his way to Atlanta. In October, he joined Sherman's army at the[1 more...]
oth, to the end; he fell on the battlefield of Pine Mountain in the defense of Atlanta. William Joseph Hardee, on the front line for four years; last commander of uly 18th, Johnston was replaced by General John B. Hood. After the capture of Atlanta, the army returned to Tennessee, and, failing to cut off Major-General Schofiehnston in the command of the army with the temporary rank of general. He lost Atlanta, and, returning to Tennessee, was driven into Alabama by Major-General Thomas , to Georgia in May, 1864, to assist Johnston in opposing Sherman's advance to Atlanta. On Pine Mountain, near Marietta, Georgia, he was killed by a cannon-ball, Ju864. In May, Polk joined the Army of Tennessee to oppose Sherman's advance to Atlanta, and he then denominated his troops the Army of Mississippi. Polk was killed in the Chattanooga and Atlanta campaigns until he was killed at Decatur, near Atlanta, July 22, 1864. Lieutenant-General Nathan Bedford Forrest was born near