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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Biographical Sketch of Lieutenant-Colonel William Frederick Niemeyer, (search)
e 30th day of June, 1857, would be made. The conditions were fulfilled by creditable examinations and excellent deportment which secured the warrant as a cadet in the service of the United States, dated as promised over the hand of John B. Floyd, Secretary of War, January 22d, 1858. His course at the Academy was marked with creditable distinction; but the tocsin of war having sounded, and although within a month of graduation, he, with the heroic General James Dearing, the dashing General Thomas L. Rosser, and other noble spirits, left the Academy to give their services to their native States. On May 1st, 1861, John Letcher, Governor of Virginia, commissioned W. F. Niemeyer Second Lieutenant in the Provisional Army of the State of Virginia, and on May 9th he was ordered by the Adjutant-General of Virginia to report to Major-General Walter Gwynn, commanding Virginia Forces at Norfolk; thereupon General Gwynn, on the 10th of May, ordered him to report to Colonel R. E. Colston, under
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), History of the Confederate flag. (search)
matters, and that the naval committee were the proper gentlemen to be consulted. The bill was accordingly referred to the Committee on Naval Affairs; and after various plans had been submitted, and the opinions of the leading officers of the navy obtained, said committee unanimously recommended its adoption. Among the distinguished Confederate officers who approved the design of Major Rogers and recommended his proposed alteration in the national symbol of The Confederate States were: General Joseph E. Johnston, General S. Cooper, Lieutenant-General Ewell, Lieutenant-General Longstreet, Major-General Fitzhugh Lee, Rosser and Lomax, of the Cavalry; Brigadier-General Pendleton, of the Artillery; Major-General Heth, Major-General Smith, Governor of Virginia; General F. H. Smith, of Lexington, Va.; Captain N. W. Baker, acting chief of Signal Bureau; Captain Wilborne, of the Signal Corps; Brigadier-General Wharton, Colonel J. S. Mosby, and many other distinguished officers of the army.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.10 (search)
ad and seeking stock over all the fields. Rosser to the front. Swerving from our purpose, swhward, we rode, almost before we knew it, into Rosser's cavalry in full pursuit. Huzza for the Lae do with our prisoner? We turned him over to Rosser's provost-marshal. A stolen horse he rode, leont, and had a wife and two children there. Rosser's men were tired and the horses jaded from lono we were, my comrade N. answered, I am one of Rosser's men. Do you know me, then inquired a tall, N. said. Quite strange, sir, you are one of Rosser's men and do not know General Rosser, was the hat my comrade had left his company before General Rosser took command, and had been on detailed dutprivate property that day. On hearing this General Rosser became enraged and retorted, fiercely risi? What would all this end in? We found General Rosser before sunrise at a mill near the appointeas Rosser advanced in pursuit—and Major M., of Rosser's staff, dismounting a moment, begged the litt[2 more...]
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Very complete roll [from the Richmond, A., Dispatch, September 16th, 1900.] (search)
May 10, 1864. Resides near Saumsville, Va. Blair, James—Dismissed from service and died. Bauserman, John H.—Wounded at Mechanics' Gap, near Romney, June 20, 1861; permanently disabled, and discharged at Fairfax, 1861. Bushong, Calvin P.—Transferred to 12th Virginia Cavalry, 1863. Died in Clarke county, Va., after the war. Burke, Robert W.—Detailed for other service. Resides at Edinburg, Va. Bowman, John W.—Resides at Owen's Mills, Md. Bargelt, William H.—Transferred to Rosser's Cavalry, 1862. Died since the war. Bowman, Joseph—Transferred from Company C, 10th Virginia Infantry, 1862. Barton, Isaac O.—Transferred from Company C, 10th Virginia Infantry, 1862. Resides at Edinburg, Va. Baker, Joseph—Teamster. Resides at Fisher's Hill; Va. Baker, Abraham—Transferred from Imboden's Cavalry. Resides near Edinburg. Boyer, William M.—Transferred? Brannon, Jack—Transferred from Company C, 10th Virginia Infantry, 1862, and missing, Wil
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), A confederation of Southern Memorial Associations. (search)
ard, Captain, Thos. P., 216. Porter, General, Fitz John, 96. Porter, John L., 125. Porter, John W. H., 125 Randolph Major N. ., 281. Ransom, General, 325. Rawlings, Lieutenant E. G., killed, 365. Rebel, was the Confederate soldier a, 247. Resolutions of 1798, 162 Richardson, Sergeant and Thos. E., 217. Richardson, Captain V. V. 1. Riddick, Captain, captured, 31. Rodgers, Judge Robert L, 222, 316. Rogers, Major, Arthur Lee, 89. Rogers, Colonel George T., 211. Rosser's Laurel Brigade, 101. Ruff, Lieutenant-Colonel, 300. Sage, B. J., 157, 169. Scott, Colonel W. C 259. Secession, pioneer of, 81; right of 169. Seven Days Battle, how begun, 90. Seward, W. H., duplicity of, 188. Shaw, General Abbott D., 309 Sheridan's charge at Appomattox, 44; vandalism, 98. Shoes, Cowhide Moccasins for, 8. Slaves, Emancipation of, 197. Smith, General Francis H. 14. Smith, D. D., Rev. James P., 276. Spotsylvania Courthouse, Battle of, 2.