ty, town, and village, and it has earned the good — will and support of the entire American people.
Among its leaders have been some of the most prominent men of the country.
Its commanders-in-chief have been:
B. F. Stephenson,Illinois,1866
S. A. Hurlbut,Illinois,1866-67
John A. Logan,Illinois,1868-70
Ambrose E. Burnside,Rhode Island,1871-72
John F. Hartranft,Pennsylvania,1875-76
John C. Robinson,New York,1877-78
George S. Merrill,Massachusetts,1881
Paul Van Dervoort,Nebraska,1882
Robert B. Beath,Pennsylvania,1883
John S. Kountz,Ohio,1884
S. S. Burdett,Dist. of Columbia,1885
John P. Rea,Minnesota,1887
Russell A. Alger,Michigan,1889
Wheelock G. Veazey,Vermont,1890
John Palmer,New York,1891
A. G. Weissert,Wisconsin,1892
John G. B. Adams,Massachusetts,1893
Thomas G. Lawler,Illinois,1894
Ivan N. Walker,Indian
e led a brigade in the Army of the west.
John R. Baylor, conspicuous in operations in Texas and New Mexico in 1861-62.
Henry E. McCulloch, Texas brigade and District commander.
Jerome B. Robertson led a brigade in Hood's division.
Louis T. Wigfall, Bearer of a Flag of truce at Fort Sumter.
Thomas N. Waul, Colonel of Waul's Texas Legion.
Von Egloffstein, F. W., Mar. 13, 1865.
Von Vegesack, E., Mar. 13, 1865.
Vreeland, M. J., Mar. 13, 1865.
Wade, Jas. F., Feb. 13, 1864.
Wagner, Louis, Mar. 13, 1865.
Waite, Charles, April 2, 1865.
Waite, John M., Feb. 13, 1865.
Wainwright, C. S., Aug. 1, 1864.
Wainwright, W. P., Mar. 13, 1865.
Walcutt, C. F., April 9, 1865.
Walker, D. S., Mar. 13, 1865.
Walker, F. A., Mar. 31, 1865.
Walker, M. B., Mar. 27, 1865.
Walker, Samuel, Mar. 13, 1865.
Walker, Thos. M., July 5, 1865.
Wallace, M. R. M., Mar. 13, 1865.
Wangelin, Hugo, Mar. 13, 1865.
Warner, D. B., Feb. 13, 1865.
Durbin, Oct. 18, 1865.
Ward, Geo. H., July 2,
, O., 1872; A. E. Burnside, Rhode Island.
7. New Haven, Conn., 1873; Charles Devens, Jr., Massachusetts.
8. Harrisburg, Pa., 1874; Charles Devens, Jr., Massachusetts.
9. Chicago, III., 1875; John F. Hartranft, Pennsylvania.
10. Philadelphia, Pa., 1876; John F. Hartranft, Pennsylvania.
11. Providence, R. I., 1877; John C. Robinson, New York.
12. Springfield, Mass., 1878; John C. Robinson, New York.
13. Albany, N. Y., 1879; William Earnshaw, Ohio.
14. Dayton, O., 1880; Louis Wagner, Pennsylvania.
15. Indianapolis, Ind., 1881; George S. Merrill, Massachusetts.
16. Baltimore, Md., 1882; Paul Van Der Voort, Nebraska.
17. Denver, Col., 1883; Robert B. Beatte, Pennsylvania.
18. Minneapolis, Minn., 1884; John S. Kountz, Ohio.
19. Portland, Me., 1885; S. S. Burdett, Washington.
20. San Francisco, Cal., 1886; Lucius Fairchild, Wisconsin.
21. St. Louis, Mo., 1887; John P. Rea, Minnesota.
22. Columbus, O., 1888; William Warner, Missouri.
il, wife murder, Mar. 21, 1873
Franklin Evans, at Concord, N. H., Lovering murder, Feb. 17, 1874
James H. Costly, at Dedham, for murder, June 25, 1875
Louis Wagner, at Thomaston, Isle of Shoals, murder, June 25, 1875
George W. Pemberton, in jail, for Bingham murder, Oct. 8, 1875
Thomas W. Piper, in jail, for Mabel Yt, June 28, 1848
George Parkman, by John W. Webster, in Grove street, Nov. 23, 1849
Charles Smith, by James McNulty, in Merrimac street, May 26, 1851
Mrs. Van Wagner, by Thomas Davis, in Charter street, Oct. 19, 1851
Mrs. McGee, by James McGee, in Prince street, Nov. 2, 1851
Charles Gouch, by unknown, in Cooper streeCharles Lane, by unknown, in Dorchester, Oct. 13, 1872
Abijah Ellis, by Leavitt Alley (supposed), in Washington street, Nov. 5, 1872
Two German women, by Louis Wagner, on Isle of Shoals, Mar. 6, 1873
Bridget Landergan, by Thos. W. Piper, in Dorchester, Dec. 5, 1873
Antonio Houtel, by Joseph T. Hayner, at 9 Province str