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Author: Alden C Ellis
Publisher: Jefferson : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2012.
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Named for Massachusetts governor John Albion Andrew--who prevented these two companies from joining the nationalized Berdan's sharp-shooters so that their families could continue to receive state aid--the Andrew Sharpshooters often transferred from unit to unit as the need for their unique, long-range shooting skills changed. This first chronicle of the Massachusetts Andrew Sharpshooters details their day-to-day  Read more...
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Ellis, Alden C.
Massachusetts Andrew Sharpshooters : A Civil War History and Roster.
Jefferson : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alden C Ellis
ISBN: 9780786488209 0786488204 0786464895 9780786464890
OCLC Number: 773565150
Description: 1 online resource (277 pages)
Contents: Cover; Acknowledgments; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction; Part I: The First Company of Andrew Sharpshooters; 1. Goodbye Lynnfield; 2. Intrepid, Eye in the Sky; 3. Dig or Die; 4. "Hell of Antietam"; 5. Prestige Restored; 6. Arduous Trek to Gettysburg; 7. Strange Fruit on Trees; 8. Death of a Dueling Sharpshooter; Part II: The Second Company of Andrew Sharpshooters; 9. Basil Hall's Farm for Winter Quarters; 10. Shell Shocked; 11. Horses in the Shade, Soldiers in the Sun; 12. The Rifle or the Cell; 13. Day of Thanksgiving, but No Food; 14. Seventy-Seven Held Longstreet. 15. "Stuck in the Mud March"16. Breakfast with Rebels; First Company Biographical Roster; Second Company Biographical Roster; Glossary; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

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Named for Massachusetts governor John Albion Andrew--who prevented these two companies from joining the nationalized Berdan's sharp-shooters so that their families could continue to receive state aid--the Andrew Sharpshooters often transferred from unit to unit as the need for their unique, long-range shooting skills changed. This first chronicle of the Massachusetts Andrew Sharpshooters details their day-to-day activities and their courageous service at Seven Pines, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, and numerous other Civil War battles. Thorough historical and genealogic.

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