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Historical register and dictionary of the United States Army, from its organization, September 29, 1789, to March 2, 1903.

Author: Francis B Heitman
Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Reference works
Registers (Lists)
Registers
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis B Heitman
OCLC Number: 568724
Description: 2 volumes 24 cm
Contents: Part I: Names of presidents, vice-presidents, secretaries of war, and commanding generals of the Army ... --
List of general officers of the United States Army and of the United States Volunteers from June, 1775 to 1903, arranged according to grade and rank, with period of service of each --
Complete chronological roster of chiefs of bureaus or staff corps, field and staff officers of the line (artillery, cavalry, dragoons, infantry, the legion, rangers, riflemen, sea fencibles, and voltigeurs), showing the acts of Congress under which each regiment or organization was created, with dates of consolidation, disbandment, etc. --
Names of officers of the Army who have by name been thanked or presented with medals or swords by Congress since the organization of the Army in 1789 --
Tables showing promotion of graduates of the United States Military Academy, and numbers in each class. Part II: Complete alphabetical list of commissioned officers of the Army, including officers of the volunteer staff and brevet major or brigadier-generals of volunteers, from the organization of the Army, September 29, 1789 to March 2, 1903, giving their full names and showing services as cadets and all services as officers or enlisted men, either in the regular or volunteer service; all brevet appointments, medals of honor awarded, and for what service conferred; all cases in which thanks, swords, or medals have been awarded by Congress; all of said officers who joined the Confederate Army in the Civil War, and the highest rank attained therein by each, and the date of death of about 9,000 officers who died after leaving the United States service. Part III: Alphabetical list of officers of the regular army killed, wounded, or taken prisoner in action, 1789 to 1902 --
Alphabetical list of officers of volunteer regiments during the War with Mexico, 1846 to 1848 --
Alphabetical list of field officers of volunteers and militia in the service of the United States curing the Civil War, 1861 to 1865 --
Alphabetical list of captains of light batteries in the volunteer service during the Civil War, 1861 to 1865 --
Alphabetical list of general officers of the United States Army and the Confederate States Army killed or died of wounds during the Civil War, 1861 to 1865 --
Alphabetical list of general officers of the Confederate Army, 1861 to 1865 --
Alphabetical list of officers who left the United States Army after November 1, 1860, and joined the Confederate service --
Alphabetical list of officers of volunteer regiments during the War with Spain and Philippine Insurrection, 1898 to 1903; Seminole War, 1817 to 1818; Black Hawk War, 1831 to 1832 ; Seminole War, 1835 to 1842; War with Mexico, 1846 to 1848; Civil War or War of the Rebellion, 1861 to 1865; War with Spain, Insurrection in the Philippines, and Insurrection in China, 1900 to 1901 --
Alphabetical and chronological list of wars, campaigns, battles, skirmishes, military events, etc. --
Alphabetical list of forts, blockhouses, reservations, named camps, national and state homes for soldiers, national cemeteries, etc., in the United States from its earliest settlement to 1903 --
Compilation of tables illustrative of the (most important changes in the) organization of the Army of the United States from 1789 to 1901, and actual strength (annually) at stated periods.
Responsibility: Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1903.
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