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Tombigbee River (United States) (search for this): chapter 2
t Morgan, Ala., as Senior Engineer, Aug. 9-23, 1864. Brevet Major, Aug. 23, 1864. Assistant Insp. General and Chief Engineer of 13th Army Corps, Mar. 15 to Aug. 1, 1865 (rank of Lieut. Colonel, U. S. Volunteers). Engaged in the campaign of Mobile, Mar. 20 to Apr. 12, 1865; in the siege and capture of Spanish Fort, Mar. 27 to Apr. 8, 1865. Brevet Lieut. Colonel, Colonel and Brig. General, U. S. Army, Mar. 26, 1865. At the storming of Blakely, Apr. 9, 1865, in engineer operations on the Tombigbee River and the defences of Mobile Harbor, Ala., Apr., 1865, and in reconstructing the San Antonio and Mexican Gulf Railroad, Texas, May to Aug., 1865. On leave of absence, Oct. 5, 1865, to May 1, 1866. Resigned, May 1, 1866. Patten, Henry Lyman. Born at Kingston, N. H., Apr. 4, 1836. Second Lieutenant, 20th Mass. Infantry, Nov. 25, 1861. In camp at Poolesville, Md., through winter of 1861-62; in Shenandoah Valley campaign in Mar.; Peninsular campaign, Seven Days battles, Va. Engaged a
Twymans Mill (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
24, 1862. Served through the campaigns of McClellan and Pope in Virginia, being wounded at Gaines's Mill; in command of 1st division 20th Army Corps in the autumn of 1864, taking part in Sherman's ampaign, Mar. to June, 1862. Commanding brigade and engaged at the battles of Malvern Hill, Gaines's Mill, Second Bull Run, Antietam and Fredericksburg, Va. On Provost Marshal duty in Wisconsin, Apr 13, 1861. Colonel, July 4, 1862. Present at the battles of Yorktown, Hanover Court House, Gaines's Mill, Malvern Hill, Manassas, Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville; commanded a brigade at Gettysb, 1862. Took part in the battles before Richmond under General McClellan, 1862. Wounded at Gaines's Mill, and sent as a prisoner to Richmond. Rejoined his regiment, and present at the battles of Aof the Potomac on the march to Centreville, Va., and in the Peninsular campaign; prisoner at Gaines's Mill; sent to Libby Prison and remained there six weeks; exchanged and joined General Porter at H
Springfield, Mo. (Missouri, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
ut. Colonel, staff, Deputy Q. M. General, June 6, 1872. Colonel, staff, Assistant Q. M. General, Mar. 10, 1882. Retired from active service, Oct. 19, 1888. Shepard, Isaac Fitzgerald. Born at Natick, Mass., July 7, 1816. Major, Assistant Adjt. General, Mo. State Militia, June 18, 1861. Engaged in the organization and instruction of troops under General Lyon in Missouri; Adjt. General on the staff of General Sweeney, with the rank of Lieut. Colonel. Engaged in the expedition to Springfield, Mo. Senior Aide-de-Camp, staff of General Lyon; President of Court-Martial; engaged in the battles of Dug Springs, Mo.; Wilson's Creek, Mo., where he was wounded. Aide-de-Camp, staff of Major S. D. Sturgis. Lieut. Colonel, 19th Mo. Infantry, Aug. 30, 1861. In command Provost Guard, St. Louis, Mo.; ordered to Benton Barracks; regiment consolidated with 3d Mo. Infantry. Colonel, 3d Mo. Infantry (Lyon regiment), Jan. 18, 1862. On expedition to Helena, Ark., Mar.–July, 1862; in charge of br
Pine Mountain (Georgia, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
May, 1864; engaged in combat of Lookout Valley, Oct. 27-28, 1863; capture of Lookout Mountain, Nov. 24, 1863; battle of Missionary Ridge, Nov. 25, 1863; and combat of Ringgold, Ga., Nov. 27, 1863. In the invasion of Georgia, Army of the Cumberland, May 2 to July 20, 1864; engaged in the combat of Mill Creek Gap, May 8, 1864; battle of Resaca, May 14-15, 1864; action of Cassville, May 19, 1864; battle of New Hope Church, May 25, 1864; movement with almost daily severe engagements against Pine Mountain, May 26 to July 2, 1864; pursuit of the enemy with frequent skirmishes to the Chattahoochee, which was crossed, July 17, 1864; actions near Atlanta, July 18-19, 1864; combat of Peach Tree Creek, July 20, 1864; and siege of Atlanta, July 22-30, 1864. Awaiting orders, July 30 to Sept. 28, 1864. In command of northern department, headquarters at Cincinnati, Sept. 28, 1864, to July 5, 1865; of department of the East, headquarters, New York City, July 8, 1865, to Aug. 6, 1866, and departmen
Aldie (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
n, Army of the Potomac, Dec., 1862, to May, 1863, being engaged in the battle of Fredericksburg, Dec. 13, 1862, and battle of Chancellorsville, Va., May 2-4, 1863. In the Pennsylvania campaign, June–July, 1863, being engaged in the skirmishes of Aldie and Upperville, Va., June 21, 1863, and battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863, where he was wounded. On sick leave of absence and on Court Martial duty, July to Sept., 1863. In command of the defences of Norfolk and Portsmouth, Va., Sept., 1863,attle of Chancellorsville, May 2-4, 1863. In pursuit of the enemy to Pennsylvania till June 28, 1863, when he relinquished the command of the Army of the Potomac, which was engaged in the action of Brandy Station, June 9, 1863; and skirmishes at Aldie, Middleburg and Upperville, Va., June 17-21, 1863. Received the thanks of Congress, Jan. 28, 1864, for the skill, energy and endurance which first covered Washington and Baltimore from the meditated blow of the advancing and powerful army of reb
Fort Warren (Massachusetts, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
South Mountain, Antietam and Pocotaligo, S. C ; served under Sheridan, at Summit Point, Va., Berryville, Halltown, Opequon, Winchester, Luray, Waynesboroa, Tom's Brook, Cedar Creek, White Oak Road, Dinwiddie Court House, Five Forks, Sailors' Creek and Appomattox Court House. Brevet Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Mar. 13, 1865. Resigned, June 16, 1865. Cunningham, James Adams. Born at Boston, Mass., Nov. 27, 1830. First Lieutenant, 32d Mass. Infantry, Nov. 15, 1861. Stationed at Fort Warren until May, 1862. Captain, Mar. 6, 1862. Joined the Army of the Potomac, with his regiment, July 3, 1862. Major, June 29, 1864. Lieut. Colonel, June 30, 1864. Brevet Lieut. Colonel, U. S. Volunteers, Sept. 30, 1864. Brevet Colonel and Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Apr. 1, 1865. Mustered out, June 29, 1865. Curtis, Arthur Russell. Born in Massachusetts. Second Lieutenant, 20th Mass. Intantry, Nov. 25, 1861. First Lieutenant, Jan. 16, 1862. Wounded at the battle of Fredericks
Parkstown (Pennsylvania, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
reene, James Durell. Born at Lynn, Mass, May 12, 1828. Lieut. Colonel, 5th Mass. Infantry, May 1, 1861. Lieut. Colonel, 17th U. S. Infantry, May 14, 1861. Commanding regiment at Fort Preble, Portland, Me., to June, 1863. Joined Army of the Potomac, and engaged at the battle of Gettysburg. Colonel, 6th U. S. Infantry, Sept. 20, 1863. Commanding regiment at Charleston, S. C. Brevet Brig General, U. S. Army, Mar. 13, 1865. Resigned, June 25, 1867. Guiney, Patrick Robert. Born at Parkstown, Tipperary Co., Ireland, Jan. 15, 1835. Captain, 9th Mass. Infantry, June 11, 1861. Major, Oct. 24, 1861. Lieut. Colonel, Jan. 28, 1862. Colonel, July 26, 1862. Took part in all campaigns and battles of the Army of the Potomac from the time of its organization to the battle of the Wilderness, May 5, 1864. Mustered out, June 21, 1864. Brevet Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Mar. 13, 1865. Died at Boston, Mar. 21, 1877. Hallowell, Edward Needles. Born at Philadelphia, Penn., Nov.
Maryland Heights (Maryland, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
General, U. S. Volunteers, July 4, 1862. In the northern Virginia campaign, in the retreat from Manassas to Washington, Aug 30 to Sept. 2, 1862. In the Maryland campaign, Army of the Potomac, Sept. to Nov., 1862; engaged in the attack on Maryland Heights, at Harper's Ferry, Sept. 17, 1862; pursuit of the enemy from Antietam to the Potomac, Sept. 18-19, 1862, and march to Falmouth, Va., Oct-Nov., 1862. In the Rappahannock campaign, in command of 2d Corps, Army of the Potomac, Dec., 1862, to the battles of Roanoke Island and New Berne. Colonel, 51st Mass. Infantry, Nov. 11, 1862. On duty in North Carolina, and present at the battles of Kinston, Whitehall and Goldsboroa; with General Dix at White House; ordered to Baltimore and Maryland Heights; with the Army of the Potomac, near Williamsport, Md. Mustered out, July 27, 1863. Lieut. Colonel, 2d Mass. Heavy Artillery, Feb. 27, 1864; served in southern Virginia and North Carolina. Commissioned Colonel, Sept. 18, 1865; not mustered.
, Md. (Maryland, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
Major, Apr. 28, 1861. At Fort Pickens, Fla., Apr. to Oct., 1861. Lieut. Colonel, Oct. 26, 1861. At Fort Jefferson, Fla., Nov., 1861, to Mar., 1862. At Philadelphia, Penn., Apr.–May, 1862. On leave of absence, May to July, 1862. Member of Board for Retiring Disabled Officers, July to Sept., 1862. Superintendent of volunteer recruiting service and chief mustering and disbursing officer at Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 9, 1862, to Sept. 1, 1863. In command of regimental headquarters. At Fort Washington, Md., Sept. 10, 1863, to Nov. 13, 1865. Colonel, 4th U. S. Artillery, Aug. 1, 1863. Member of Board to examine recommendations of applicants for appointment in the Regular Army at Washington, D. C., Nov. 13, 1865, to Aug. 8, 1866. Brevet Brig. General, U. S. Army, Mar. 13, 1865. Retired from active service, Jan. 10, 1877, under law of July 17, 1862. Died at Kissimee, Fla., Jan. 13, 1894. Brown, Orlando. Born in Connecticut. First Lieutenant, Assistant Surgeon, 18th Mass. Infantry
Kinston (North Carolina, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
; in command of brigade on expedition to Goldsboroa, Dec., 1862; participating in the action of Kinston, Dec. 14, 1862, and action of Goldsboroa Bridge, Dec., 1862. Commissary of Musters of 18th Armyss. Infantry, Sept. 20, 1861. Present at the battles of Roanoke Island, New Berne, Goldsboroa, Kinston, Whitehall, and engaged in various marches and skirmishes in North Carolina. Provost Marshal Genel, 27th Mass. Infantry, Sept. 16, 1861. Present at the battles of Roanoke Island, New Berne, Kinston, Goldsboroa, Washington, Core Creek, Gum Swamp, White Hall. Resigned, May 27, 1863. Brevet Col, 51st Mass. Infantry, Nov. 11, 1862. On duty in North Carolina, and present at the battles of Kinston, Whitehall and Goldsboroa; with General Dix at White House; ordered to Baltimore and Maryland Hn the defence of Washington, N. C., Sept. 6, 1862. In charge of brigade against Goldsboroa and Kinston. Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Dec. 24, 1862. Engaged in expedition against Charleston, Fe
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