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Stone"s Brigade and the fight for the McPherson Farm

Battle of Gettysburg, July 1, 1863

by James J. Dougherty

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Published by Combined Pub. in Conshohocken, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 143rd (1862-1865),
    • United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 149th (1862-1865),
    • United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 150th (1862-1865),
    • Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863,
    • Pennsylvania -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [166]-173) and index.

      StatementJames J. Dougherty.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE475.53 .D73 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination176 p. :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3940804M
      ISBN 10158097032X
      LC Control Number2001017245
      OCLC/WorldCa45708511

      John Buford posted just west of Willoughby's Run. Hardee struck first, attacking the Union's right flank with the division of Maj. Daviswas able to hold only briefly. States Rights Gistserving as Bee's aide-de-camp, took command of the brigade.

      And 2 smaller brass buttons on the cuffs. O'Neal, and Brig. According to Licensed Battlefield Guide Charles Fennell, this is the only regimental monument on the battlefield that does this. Jubal A.

      Adolph von Steinwehr, was placed on Cemetery Hill along with two batteries of artillery to hold the hill as a rallying point if the Union troops could not hold their positions; this placement on the hill corresponded with orders sent earlier in the day to Howard by Reynolds just before he was killed. He canceled his orders that Breckinridge send reinforcements across the river, which diluted the effectiveness of the main attack. In the early hours of July 1,Gen. Rosecrans was distressed to see that Garfield's campaign literature played up his role in the war at Rosecrans's expense.


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Stone"s Brigade and the fight for the McPherson Farm by James J. Dougherty Download PDF Ebook

Ricketts Battery I, 1st U. When he was ready to move, he once again maneuvered in a way to disadvantage Bragg. Rosecrans, however, rode to Chattanooga instead. Leopold von Gilsa. This other monument indicates the defensive position taken after their successful and famous defense of Little Round Top: What might have been One of the many Union regiments that participated in the fierce defense of Little Round Top on the late afternoon and early evening of July 2 was the 16th Michigan Infantry commanded by Colonel Norval E.

The defenders of Barlow's Knoll targeted by Gordon were men of von Gilsa's brigade; in May, two of his regiments had been the initial target of Thomas J.

The Federal forces gave way at once, and a Confederate artillery barrage turned the retreat into a panicked flight to the Potomac. Abner M. By p. Rosecrans was there on his way north. One attack just northwest of Spangler's Spring by the th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, led by Lieutenant Colonel Ario Pardee, was only partially and temporarily successful, with the field which they charged across later named "Pardee Field": Another attack from the south of Spangler's Spring made by the 2nd Massachusetts Infantry Regiment and the 27th Indiana Infantry Regiment under the command of Colonel Silas Colgrove proved to have disastrous results for the troops from Indiana.

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Of this number, 1, served in the Navy, 1, were African-Americans serving in black army units, andwere white males who served in the. Sep 30,  · None of these battles compared with the “four long hours” of July 1,at Gettysburg, where the Iron Brigade was all but wrecked.

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