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The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 10: The Armies and the Leaders. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 7 1 Browse Search
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. Daniel S. Donelson, led his brigade in the Tennessee campaign, notably at Murfreesboro. Robert H. Anderson, Colonel of the 5th Georgia Cavalry; promoted Brigadier-General July 26, 1864. James H. Lane, led his brigade at Fredericksburg, Gettysburg and in the Wilderness campaign. William B. Bate, led his brigade in Bragg's Tennessee campaigns, notably at Chickamauga. Roger Atkinson Pryor, fought his brigade on the Peninsula, where it bore a conspicuous part at Seven Pines. Cadmus M. Wilcox, led his brigade at Manassas, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville and Gettysburg. Winfield Scott Featherson, originally Colonel of the 17th Mississippi; promoted for gallantry at Ball's Bluff; led his brigade on the Peninsula. Henry L. Benning, led his brigade in the principal battles of Longstreet's Corps, including Gettysburg, Chickamauga and the Wilderness. Edward Aylesworth Perry, commanded a regiment on the Peninsula; was wounded at Frayser's Farm; led his brigade at Gettysburg
ll, the Second Bull Run, the Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Drewry's Bluff, and in the campaign around Petersburg; being in command of Field's Division of the First Army Corps. General Field died in Washington, D. C., April 9, 1892. Major-General Cadmus Marcellus Wilcox ´╝łU. S.M. A. 1846) was born in Wayne County, North Carolina, May 29, 1826. He served with distinguished bravery in the Mexican War and was brevetted for gallantry and meritorious conduct at Chapultepec, acting as assistant insthe Army of Northern Virginia. It made a striking record in the Seven Days battles, where it sustained a loss of 1055, or 57 per cent. of its entire number. Later this brigade was in General R. H. Anderson's division, to the command of which General Wilcox succeeded. He also participated at the battle of Gettysburg and served through a number of campaigns in the Army of Northern Virginia until the final surrender at Appomattox. He was appointed a major-general in 1863. From 1886 until his de
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 10: The Armies and the Leaders. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller), General officers of the Confederate Army: a full roster compiled from the official records (search)
h, G. W., Sept. 19, 1861. Smith, Martin L., Nov. 4, 1862. Smith, William, Aug. 12, 1863. Stevenson, C. L., Oct. 10, 1862. Stuart, J. E. B., July 25, 1862. Taylor, Richard, July 28, 1862. Trimble, Isaac R., Jan. 17, 1863. Twiggs, D. E., May 22, 1861. Van Dorn, Earl, Sept. 19, 1861. Walker, John G., Nov. 8, 1862. Walker, W. H. T., May 23, 1863. Wharton, John A., Nov. 10, 1863. Wheeler, Joseph, Jan. 20, 1864. Whiting, W. H. C., Apr. 22, 1863. Withers, Jones M., April 6, 1862. Wilcox, C. M., Aug. 3, 1863. Major-generals, provisional army (with temporary rank) Allen, William W., Mar. 4, 1865. Brown, John C., Aug. 4, 1864. Clayton, Henry D., July 7, 1864. Lomax, L. L., Aug. 10, 1864. Ramseur, S. D., June 1, 1864. Rosser, T. L., Nov. 1, 1864. Walthall, E. C., July 6, 1864. Wright, A. R., Nov. 26, 1864. Young, P. M. B., Dec. 20, 1864. Major-General, for service with volunteer troops (with temporary rank) Gilmer, J. F., Aug. 25, 1863. Brigadier-generals, pr
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Wilcox, Cadmus Marcellus 1826-1890 (search)
Wilcox, Cadmus Marcellus 1826-1890 Military officer; born in Wayne county, N. C., May 29, 1826; graduated at the United States Military Academy and commissioned second lieutenant of infantry in 1846; served in the war with Mexico; in the Confederate service during the Civil War; took part in the second battle of Bull Run, and in those of Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Salem Heights, and Gettysburg; promoted major-general in 1863; and had command of a division in the Mine Run campaign. He was author of Rifles and rifle practice, and History of the Mexican War. He died in Washington, D. C., Dec. 2, 1890.