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The Daily Dispatch: April 8, 1862., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore) 3 1 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 2 0 Browse Search
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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore), Trophies of the field of Antietam. (search)
nother battle-flag, similar in all respects to No. 1. It was very much torn and very bloody. The following history of its capture was pinned to it: headquarters Doubleday's division, Twelfth army corps. This flag was captured by private Isaac Thomas, company G, Twentieth regiment N. Y.S. M., September seventeenth, 1862, at the battle of Antietam. Thomas shot the rebel color-bearer, then ran forward and brought off the colors. Theo. R. Gates, Lieutenant-Colonel Commanding. 4. AnoThomas shot the rebel color-bearer, then ran forward and brought off the colors. Theo. R. Gates, Lieutenant-Colonel Commanding. 4. Another battle-flag, similar to the last. On the upper edge of this flag Williamsburgh is painted in large letters, and Seven Pines on the lower edge. It was captured at the battle of Antietam, September seventeenth, 1862, by the Seventh New-York volunteers, Caldwell's brigade, Richardson's division. 5. Another battle-flag captured at Antietam, similar to No. 4, with the words Seven Pines, in large letters on the lower edge. 6. A large and very splendid silk flag, with the staff shot in two
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Thomas, Isaac 1735-1819 (search)
Thomas, Isaac 1735-1819 Scout; born in Virginia about 1735; settled among the Cherokee Indians in 1755. He warned Gen. John Sevier and James Robertson at Watauga, Va., on May 30, 1776, of an intended attack by the Indians. About the middle of July he joined the small force of forty in the fort at Watauga, and with them repulsed the assault of Oconosta. Later he led the party that invaded the Indian country. He was guide to General Sevier for twenty years in almost all of his numerous movements against the Creeks and Cherokees. He died in Sevierville, Tenn., in 1819.
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 13: Plymouth County. (search)
luation in 1860, $541,567; in 1865, $458,168. The selectmen in 1861 were Josiah Barker, Francis W. Bourne, Melzar Sprague; in 1862, Josiah Barker, Francis W. Bourne, Theodore Cobb; in 1863, Josiah Barker, William Bourne, Theodore Cobb; in 1864, Ebenezer B. K. Gurney, Elbridge G. Bates, William Bourne; in 1865, E. B. K. Gurney, Isaac F. Thayer, William Bourne. The town-clerk in 1861, 1862, and 1863 was Isaiah Bearce; in 1864 and 1865, Josephus Bryant. The town-treasurer in 1861 was Isaac Thomas; in 1862, 1863, 1864, and 1865, Josephus Bryant. 1861. The first legal town-meeting to consider matters relating to the war was held on the 6th of May, at which it was voted to pay to every volunteer who may be mustered in as a soldier, and who is a resident of this town, a sum sufficient to make his monthly pay twenty dollars, exclusive of such food and clothing as the Government may provide. The selectmen were instructed to pay said amount as fast as it may be due, either to the vol
C Fletcher, knee. Missing — J Fletcher. Co H commanded by Capt R E Grant--55 men in action. Killed — Cor Jos. Rhea Wounded — A N Corcut, shoulder, knee, hand and foot; Sam Buchanan, both legs; Ar Ried, body; T J Roe, head; Isaac Thomas, abdomen Missing — W A Hand, W J Harris. Co. I, commanded by Captain R E Cowan--37 men in action. Killed — W A Kilgore, M Miller, Ellas Ray Wounded--Captain Cowan, body, severely;* Lieutenant C H Preston, slightly; Thomas Sgton, J W Alrheart, D N Wortz, G Shrewsberry, D Shreasbarry, and Wm Taylor Missing — Privates S Reynolds and — Hall. Company F--Capt Wingfield commanding. Killed--Private John J Jenkins. Wounded — Lieuts J H H Gravely and Thos King, Color-Corporal Thomas L Stuttz and privates John W erry and A J Wyune, the latter slightly. Company G--Killed--Capt Morris. Wounded — Private, N Phillipe. Company H--Captain Penn commanding. Killed--Private R. M. Scales. Wounded — Corp