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Arkansas (Arkansas, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
nd at the mouth of White River, Ark., during the winter of 1864-65. On duty, in command of a large district in the state of Arkansas; at Camden, Ark., until the close of the war. Mustered out, Aug. 24, 1865. McLaughlen, Napoleon Bonaparte. Bo 1862. In the Maryland campaign, Sept.–Nov., 1862. On inspection duties in the departments of the Northwest, Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi and the Gulf, July, 1863, to Sept. 20, 1865. Brevet Brig. General and Maj. General, U. S. Army, Mar. 13, 18ot Knob and Ironton, Mo.; in the movement of Sherman against Vicksburg, Dec. 2, 1862; battles of Chickasaw Bayou, Miss.; Arkansas Post; Deer Creek, Miss., expedition; expedition to Black Bayou. In command of 1st Miss. Regiment Volunteers of African 861. Present at the battle of Shiloh, in command of brigade. Commanding brigade in the battles at Chickasaw Bluffs and Arkansas Post; in the various operations and battles preliminary to the siege of Vicksburg, and at Vicksburg, May 19-22, 1863. S
Long Island City (New York, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
and afterwards of the district of South Carolina. Brevet Maj. General, U. S. Volunteers, Apr. 3, 1865. Mustered out, June 2, 1866. Devereux, Arthur Forrester. Born in Massachusetts. Captain, 8th Infantry, M. V. M., in service of the U. S., May 18 to Aug. 1, 1861. Lieut. Colonel, 19th Mass. Infantry, Aug. 3, 1861. Wounded at the battles of Antietam and Second Bull Run. Colonel, Nov. 29, 1862. Engaged at the battle of Gettysburg. In command of garrison at the draft rendevous on Long Island. In command of 2d Brigade, 2d Division, 2d Army Corps, Nov., 1863. Present at the battle of Mine Run. Resigned, Feb. 27, 1864. Brevet Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Mar. 13, 1865. Dimon, Charles Augustus Ropes. Born at Fairfield, Conn., Apr. 27, 1841. Private, 8th Infantry, M. V. M., in service of the U. S., Apr. 17, 1861; mustered, May 18, 1861. Mustered out, Aug. 1, 1861. First Lieutenant, Adjutant, 30th Mass. Infantry, Feb. 20, 1862. Engaged in expedition to Vicksburg fro
Deerfield (New Hampshire, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
mac, in the field, Sept., 1863, to Jan., 1864. Commanding draft rendezvous at Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 18 to June 26, 1864, and of 2d Infantry, headquarters at Newport Barracks, Ky., June 26, 1864, to Jan., 1866. At Louisville, Ky., Jan. to Oct., 1866. Brevet Brig. General, U. S. Army, Mar. 13, 1865. Unassigned, March 15, 1869, to May 1, 1870. Retired from active service, May 1, 1870, on his own application. Died at Newport, Ky., Dec. 7, 1882. Butler, Benjamin Franklin. Born at Deerfield, N. H., Nov. 5, 1818. Brig. General, Mass. Volunteers, in service of the U. S., Apr. 17, 1861. Landed at Annapolis, Md., Apr. 21, 1861. In command of the district of Annapolis. Entered and occupied the city of Baltimore, May 13, 1861. Relieved from command by Maj. General Winfield Scott. Maj. General, U. S. Volunteers, May 16, 1861. Assigned to the command of Fort Monroe and the department of eastern Virginia. Captured Forts Hatteras and Clark in Aug., 1861. Engaged in recruiting an exp
Philadelphia (Pennsylvania, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
on of the Atlantic and department of the East, headquarters, Philadelphia, Penn. Brevet Lieut. Colonel, U. S. Volunteers, Aug. 1, 1864, and Be staff of General Meade, commanding department of the East, Philadelphia, Penn., to Mar., 1868. Retired, June 7, 1879. Brevet Major and Lie61. At Fort Jefferson, Fla., Nov., 1861, to Mar., 1862. At Philadelphia, Penn., Apr.–May, 1862. On leave of absence, May to July, 1862. MAug. 24, 1861. In charge of the Quartermaster's department, Philadelphia, Penn., and depot of clothing and equipage, Schuylkill Arsenal, Sepice, July 29, 1866, under the law of July 17, 1862. Died at Philadelphia, Penn., May 28, 1882. Crowninshield, Caspar. Born at Boston, ton, Mar. 21, 1877. Hallowell, Edward Needles. Born at Philadelphia, Penn., Nov. 3, 1837. First Lieutenant, and Aide-de-Camp to Maj. Geburg. Captain, May 1, 1863. Major, June 20, 1864. Died at Philadelphia, Penn., Sept. 10, 1864, of wounds received, Aug. 17, 1864, in the b
Atlanta (Georgia, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
of General Meade, commanding 1st Military District and department of the South, headquarters, Atlanta, Ga., Mar., 1868. Died at Oakland, Md., July 31, 1882. Bartlett, William Francis. Born at862. Colonel, June 25, 1863. Served for two years with Sherman's Army. Commanded the post of Atlanta, Sept., 1864, and had charge of its destruction. Commanded a brigade during Sherman's March to June 7, 1864. In command of 16th Corps in Sherman's Georgia campaign; engaged in the siege of Atlanta where he was severely wounded, Aug. 9, 1864. In command of the department of Missouri, Dec., 1y 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,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
New York State (New York, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
28, 1866; accepted, Sept. 6, 1866. Mustered out of volunteer service, Sept. 1, 1866. Brevet Brig. General and Maj. General, U. S. Army, March 2, 1867. Transferred to 5th U. S. Infantry, Mar. 15, 1869. Brig. General, Dec. 15, 1880; accepted Dec. 18, 1880. Maj. General, Apr. 5, 1890; accepted, Apr. 14, 1890. Now (1894) commanding the U. S. Army. Morgan, Edwin Dennison. Born at Washington, Berkshire County, Mass., Feb. 8, 1811. Maj. General, U. S. Volunteers, Sept. 28, 1861, the state of New York being created a military department under his command. Resigned, Jan. 1, 1863. Died at New York City, Feb. 14, 1883. Noyes, Edward Follansbee. Born at Haverhill, Mass., Oct. 3, 1832. Major, 39th Ohio Infantry, July 24, 1861. Served under General Pope at the capture of New Madrid and Island No.10. Lieut. Colonel, July 8, 1862. Colonel, Nov. 1, 1862. Present at all the important engagements of the Atlanta campaign till after the battle of Ruff Mills where he was severely woun
Hancock, Md. (Maryland, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
ck West. Born at Salem, Mass., Dec. 17, 1821. Volunteer Aide-de-Camp on the staff of General McClellan; engaged in the capture of Philippi and the battle of Rich Mountain. Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, May 17, 1861; served in an important command on the upper Potomac; engaged at the battle of Edward's Ferry, where he was severely wounded; in command of a division of troops under General Banks, stationed most of the time at Camp Chase near Paw Paw Tunnel, Va.; engaged in the battle of Hancock, Jan. 5, 1862, and Blooming Gap, Feb. 14, 1862. Died at Paw Paw, Va., Mar. 2, 1862. Lawrence, William Henry. Born in Massachusetts. First Lieutenant, Adjutant, 1st Mass. Infantry, May 25, 1861. On the staff of General Joseph Hooker, Aug. 23, 1861. Major, Aide-de-Camp, U. S. Volunteers, Nov. 10, 1862. Engaged at the battles of Antietam, Lookout Mountain and Peach Tree Creek. Brevet Lieut. Colonel, Colonel and Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Mar. 13, 1865. Mustered out, July 10,
West Point (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
doah, Mar.; present at the siege of Yorktown, battles of West Point and Fair Oaks, where he received the sword of General P. In defence of Suffolk, Va., May, 1863. In command of West Point, May, 1863. On expedition toward Richmond, June, 1868; the action of Ball's Bluff, siege of Yorktown, action of West Point, battles of Fair Oaks, Oak Grove, Peach Orchard, Savage'te House, Va., Jan. 7, 1863; in command of expedition to West Point, Va, May 7, 1863; and in expedition under Maj. General Dy 1, 1861. Engaged in action at Ball's Bluff, Yorktown, West Point, Fair Oaks, Peach Orchard, Savage's Station, Glendale, Mugh the siege of Yorktown, Va. Present at the battles of West Point, Fair Oaks, Seven Pines; also in the Seven Days Fight, ie of Bull Run, July 21, 1861, and in the engagement at West Point, Va., May 7, 1862. Present at the engagement of Garnett's henandoah Valley campaign, siege of Yorktown, battles of West Point, Seven Pines, Fair Oaks, Allen's Farm, Savage's Station,
Fort Pillow (Tennessee, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
as severely wounded; and retreat to Rolla, Aug., 1861. Colonel, 11th Mo. Infantry, Sept. 25, 1861. Engaged in the combat of Fredericktown (in command), Oct. 21, 1861. Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Oct. 22, 1861. In command of Cape Girardeau, Nov., 1861, to Mar. 1, 1862; engaged in march from Commerce to New Madrid, Mar., 1862, and in occupation of Point Pleasant, constantly skirmishing with the enemy's gunboats and repulsing many attempts to land till Apr. 7, 1862. On expedition to Fort Pillow, Apr., 1862. Major, 8th U. S. Infantry, Apr. 25, 1862. In the Mississippi campaign, Apr. to Aug., 1862; being engaged in the advance upon, and siege of Corinth, Apr. 22 to May 30; including action, May 28, 1862, and pursuit of rebel army under Beauregard, to Boonville, Miss., June 1-11, 1862. Died near Corinth, Miss., Aug. 9, 1862. Potter, Carroll Hagadorn. Born in Rhode Island. Appointed from Massachusetts. Cadet, U. S. Military Academy, July 1, 1855, to Jan. 15, 1857. Captai
Annapolis (Maryland, United States) (search for this): chapter 2
neral, Mass. Volunteers, in service of the U. S., Apr. 17, 1861. Landed at Annapolis, Md., Apr. 21, 1861. In command of the district of Annapolis. Entered and occu in service of the U. S., Apr. 19, 1861; mustered, May 19, 1861. Served at Annapolis, Md., and at Fort McHenry, Baltimore, Md. Mustered out, July 20, 1861. Colonel,well, Mass., Nov. 22, 1838. Captain, 3d N. H. Infantry, Aug. 22, 1861. At Annapolis, Md., until Oct. 29, 1861; with Sherman's Expeditionary Corps in South Carolina y, Aug. 31, 1861; mustered, Oct. 1, 1861. Joined Burnside's expedition at Annapolis, Md., Dec., 1861; engaged in battles of Roanoke Island, New Berne, Tranter's Cre Captain, 21st Mass. Infantry, Aug. 21, 1861. Left the state, Aug. 23, for Annapolis, Md.; remained in eastern Maryland for four months, protecting Union citizens, py, July 22, 1863. Recruiting regiment till Mar., 1864, when it was sent to Annapolis, Md. Joined the Army of the Potomac on the Rappahannock, Apr.; engaged in the ba
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