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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died. 566 566 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 45 45 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Name Index of Commands 24 24 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 14 14 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Battles 13 13 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 11 11 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 10 10 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 24. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 8 8 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 10: The Armies and the Leaders. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 7 7 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies 7 7 Browse Search
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he war and surrounded by its sad pictures. In scanning the remarks attached to the names there are the ever recurring phrases which recall vividly its thrilling scenes. Killed, July 3, 1863, at Gettysburg; and one thinks of Pickett's charge, or other incidents of that historic field. Killed, May 3, 1863, at Marye's Heights; and the compiler lays down his pencil to dream again of that fierce charge which swept upward over the sloping fields of Fredericksburg. Wounded and missing, May 6, 1864, at the Wilderness, suggests a nameless grave marked, if at all, by a Government headstone bearing the short, sad epitaph, Unknown. Killed at Malvern Hill, July 11 1862; and there rises a picture of an artilleryman lying dead at the wheels of his gun. Died of gunshot wound before Atlanta, August 20, 1864, tells of some lad who fills a grave long miles away from the village church-yard of his Northern home. Wounded at Antietam, September 17, 1862, and died on the amputating table,
assembled at Yorktown, Va., where it was organized into the three divisions of Terry, Turner, and Ames, numbering, as present for duty, 16,812 infantry, and 1,114 artillerymen, with 46 guns. The Army of the James landed at Bermuda Hundred, May 6, 1864, and a month of active service and hard fighting immediately commenced, the Tenth Corps losing in its operations around Drewry's Bluff, 374 killed, 2,475 wounded, and 807 missing; total, 3,656. Butler's operations resulting in nothing but faiugh his successful plan of the battles of Chattanooga. The corps contained three divisions, commanded by Generals Brooks, Weitzel and Hinks, the division of the latter being composed of colored troops. Butler's Army landed at Bermuda Hundred May 6, 1864,--the same day that Grant was fighting in the Wilderness,--and a series of bloody battles immediately followed, the principal one occurring May 16th, at Drewry's Bluff. The campaign was a short one, resulting in defeat, and Butler withdrew to
4, sailed from Florida to join the Army of the James in Virginia. On the 6th of May, 1864, it landed at Bermuda Hundred with about 800 men, Lt.-Col. Josiah I. Plimp Wilderness, Va., May 5, 1864 45 Fort Stevens, D. C. 4 Wilderness, Va., May 6, 1864 2 Opequon, Va. 6 Spotsylvania, Va., May 9, 1864 2 Flint's Hill, Va., Sept, Aug. 29, 1864 2 Cedar Mountain, Va., Aug. 9, 1862 4 Todd's Tavern, Va., May 6, 1864 8 Opequon, Va., Sept. 19, 1864 11 Manassas, Va., Aug. 30, 1862 15 Beaver a., Sept. 24, 1864 1 Gettysburg, Pa., July 3, 1863 15 Todd's Tavern, Va., May 6, 1864 5 Woodstock, Va., Oct. 8, 1864 1 Cashtown, Md., July 5, 1863 1 Yellow Tav, Va., Sept. 22, 1864 1 Hanover, Pa., June 30, 1863 2 Todd's Tavern, Va., May 6, 1864 5 Woodstock, Va., Oct. 9, 1864 1 Hunterstown, Pa., July 2, 1863 2 Yellow tysburg, Pa. 41 Dabney's Mills, Va., Feb. 6, 1865 24 Wilderness, Va., May 5-6, 1864 15 Gravelly Run, Va. 9 Spotsylvania, Va., May 8th 3 Five Forks, Va. 7 Sp
9th Wisconsin Salomon's Seventh 13 81 -- 94 33d Iowa Salomon's Seventh 10 103 10 123 83d U. S. Colored Second Kansas Colored. Thayer's Seventh 17 53 6 76 29th Iowa Salomon's Seventh 7 84 32 123 Wilderness, Va.             May 5-6, 1864.             2d Vermont Getty's Sixth 49 285 14 348 4th Vermont Getty's Sixth 41 223 4 268 93d New York Birney's Second 42 213 5 260 5th Vermont Getty's Sixth 33 187 26 246 57th Massachusetts Stevenson's Ninth 57 158 30 245 3d ight.5th New York Cavalry Wilson's Cavalry 16 21 13 50 1st New Jersey Cavalry Gregg's Cavalry 7 41 10 58 1st U. S. Cavalry Merritt's Cavalry 8 34 3 45 1st Vermont Cavalry Wilson's Cavalry 5 30 11 46 Chester Station, Va.             May 6-7, 1864.             67th Ohio Terry's Tenth 12 66 -- 78 13th Indiana Ames's Tenth 7 35 40 82 Port Walthall, Va.             May 7, 1864.             8th Connecticut Brooks's Eighteenth 3 63 8 74 9th