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military operations of Gen. John T. Croxton in West Alabama, 1865.

Thomas P. Clinton

military operations of Gen. John T. Croxton in West Alabama, 1865.

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Published in Montgomery, Ala .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tuscaloosa (Ala.)
    • Subjects:
    • Croxton, John Thomas, 1837-1874.,
    • Tuscaloosa (Ala.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Thoms P. Clinton ...
      SeriesThe Alabama Historical Society ... Reprint, no. 22
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF321 .A245 no. 22
      The Physical Object
      Pagination449-463 p.
      Number of Pages463
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6960758M
      LC Control Number05032111
      OCLC/WorldCa6439693


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military operations of Gen. John T. Croxton in West Alabama, 1865. by Thomas P. Clinton Download PDF EPUB FB2

Wilson also detached a 1, man brigade under Brig. Gen. John T. Croxton and sent them south and west to burn the Roupes Valley Ironworks at Tannehill and Bibb Naval Furnace at Brierfield on March They then burned the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, which was a prominent military.

On the 21st & 22d of March Gen. Wilson’s Cavalry Corps, M. M.—Military Division of The Miss[issippi]—which had, since the expulsion of [Confederate General John Bell] Hood from Tenn., been preparing at Waterloo and Gravelly Springs, for a campaign, marched from Chickasaw Ala. [just below the Tennessee River from Gravelly Springs] in a.

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The Federals then went for the bridge. Brigadier General John T. Croxton (), who led the raid on the University of Alabama, resigned from the army at the end of and returned to his native Kentucky to practice law. Though suffering from Tuberculosis, he military operations of Gen.

John T. Croxton in West Alabama an appointment in December as U.S. consul to Bolivia, where he died two years later at the age of thirty. The Battle of Chickamauga, fought on September 18 – 20,between U.S. and Confederate forces in the American Civil War, marked the end of a Union offensive, the Chickamauga Campaign, in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia.

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This is the route taken by Gen. John T. Croxton's brigade. The two soldiers may have been a part of the 4th Kentucky, which was held back to bring up the supply wagons.

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Ma - General James H. Wilson detached Gen. John T. Croxton's brigade to destroy all Confederate property at Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Wilson's forces captured a Confederate courier, found to be carrying dispatches from Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest describing the strengths and dispositions of his scattered forces.

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Gen. Ulysses S. Grant and his Army of the Tennessee crossed the Mississippi River and drove the Confederate Army of Vicksburg led by Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton i. Telegram from Lt. Gen. N.B. Forrest to “Brig Gen Wirt Adams”, 14 April [the earlier printed year of has been crossed through] Scope and Content “Columbus, Miss By Telegraph from Gainesville, 14th ” 2pp.

On South-Western Telegraph Company letterhead. T HE First Alabama infantry was the first in Alabama to enlist for one year, the first to re-enlist, and has the distinction of having served, though several times reorganized, from the beginning to the end of the conflict.

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Gen. U.S.V. March 13Maj. Gen. U.S.A. March 13 Post War Career Army service in inspector general's department, professor of military science. Notes Died following injuries when a horse fell on him. Name DAVIS, Edmond Jackson Born October 2St Augustine FL. The Battle of Franklin was fought on Novemin Franklin, Tennessee, as part of the Franklin–Nashville Campaign of the American Civil was one of the worst disasters of the war for the Confederate States erate Lt.

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