Re: Some of Antietam's forgotten Union commanders...
- Thanks for you help, troops. David, I do have the TimeLife Series
and the Frassanito book. I appreciated your willingness to assist me
in my quest.
--- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, "thomasdledward" <nmtdet@...>
> Hello John,
> There is some additiona information in the TIME LIFE series of
> about some of these men.surrender demand
> I have the complete set and within the "Master Index" book it list
> Robert H. Anderson in thd following books and pages.....
> AP 162, 163
> BR 124-125, 136, 143, 148
> FI 32
> TT 110; capitulation by
> BR 159-161: commands Charleston forts,
> BR 120; in Fort Sumter defense
> BR 121-128, 132-141, 147, 149-154, 155, 156-157, 163; and
> BR 138-141, 157-159stated
> Dwight Morris
> BD 96
> I have not read through these particular books to see what is
> on these men. These books should be in a publice library, if not,let
> me know and I'll make the time to type out and send you theinformation.
> As well, anyone wishing, I also own the complete set of "Battles An
> Leaders Of The Civil War" Volumes I-IV for any quotations/articles
> any of the officers writing there.by
> I'd also be happy to quote from my copies of "Lanscape Turned Red"
> Stephen Sears regarding the Battle of Antietam.Legacy
> And will upload scanned images from "Antietam The Photographic
> of America's Bloddiest Day" by William A. Frassanito. Hisphotographs
> show "then" by Matthew Brady and "now" taken by he and his stafffor
> anyone wanting to view the Battlefield comparison photographs.History
> If I can be of further assistance, do let me know.
> "When I think of what these men suffered and did, I marvel with a
> wonder which is admiration...We have come here, friends, not for
> things that die, but for things that cannot die....For human
> is not a Dead Sea, it is a flowing river..." --Joshua L.Chamberlain
> Best Regards,
> David Townsend
> --- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, "johnhoptak" <johnhoptak@>
> > Hello All~
> > I am new here to this message forum, although I do know a number
> > you on here. I am searching for information on some ofAntietam's
> > forgotten Union leaders; those whom little is known about. I wasthe
> > hoping someone out there can point me in the direction for
> > information on the following:
> > Albert Magilton (1st Corps)
> > Robert Anderson (1st Corps)
> > Dwight Morris (2nd Corps)
> > Thomas B.W. Stockton (5th Corps)
> > Peter Allabach (5th Corps)
> > Henry Stainrook (12th Corps)
> > William Goodrich (12th Corps)
> > Andrew McReynolds (Cavalry)
> > I have searched through most of the biographical dictionaries of
> > war's personalities, yet these men are very elusive. What I amdid
> > specifically looking for is not so much information on what they
> > on the battlefield, but their personal lives, etc.
> > Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thank you so very much for
> > your consideration...
> > John David Hoptak