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Civil War CDV Lt Colonel Alexander William Taylor 101 Pennsylvania Vols POW

Civil War CDV Lt Colonel Alexander William Taylor 101 Pennsylvania Vols POWAlexander Taylor was born in Enon Valley, Beaver County, March 31, 1836, the son of William and Mary Taylor. 25, 1861, at which time his vocation was listed as minister of the Gospel. At organization, he served as Capt. Taylor was wounded in the […]



Civil War CDV of Union Colonel Fletcher Webster (son of Daniel Webster) KIA

Civil War CDV of Union Colonel Fletcher Webster (son of Daniel Webster) KIADaniel Fletcher Webster, commonly known as Fletcher Webster (July 25, 1818 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire August 30, 1862) was the son of renowned politician Daniel Webster and Grace Fletcher Webster. He was educated at Dartmouth College. [1] During his father’s first term as […]



Civil War CDV of Union Colonel John Frederick Ballier 21st & 98th Pa Regiments

Civil War CDV of Union Colonel John Frederick Ballier 21st & 98th Pa RegimentsCDV of Colonel and BBG John F Ballier. This young German baker had all the ingredients of a great general. In Philadelphia is located today St. John’s Catholic Church, still able to serve its congregation and its community through the long ago […]



Civil War CDV of Union Colonel Charles Albright 132/34/202 Pa Volunteers

Civil War CDV of Union Colonel Charles Albright 132/34/202 Pa VolunteersCivil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, US Congressman. He commanded three different Pennsylvania infantry units during the Civil War. He began his service on August 21, 1862, when he was commissioned as Major of the 132nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, a nine-month enlistment unit. A month […]



Civil War Era CDV Colonel Samuel P Spear 11th Pa Cavalry

Civil War Era CDV Colonel Samuel P Spear 11th Pa CavalrySamuel Perkins Spear (1815 May 4, 1875) was an American soldier who saw combat in the Seminole Wars, the MexicanAmerican War, and the Civil War. He enlisted in the army in 1833, and was assigned twice to the 2d Dragoons and once to the 2d […]



Civil War CDV of Union Colonel Thomas Franklin McCoy 107the Pa Vols

Civil War CDV of Union Colonel Thomas Franklin McCoy 107the Pa VolsThomas Franklin McCoy was six years old when his father died. He received a good education, and while still a young man, became editor and publisher of the McVeytown Village Herald. For seven years previous to the breaking out of the Mexican war, he […]



Civil War CDV Colonel Robert Patterson Kennedy 23rd & 196th OVI

Civil War CDV Colonel Robert Patterson Kennedy 23rd & 196th OVICivil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, US Congressman. At the start of the Civil War, he enlisted in the Ohio Volunteer Infantry and was commissioned an officer. He was promoted Major assistant adjutant general of the 23rd Regiment in October, 1862 and later Colonel in […]



Civil War CDV of Colonel & BBG John Hendrickson 83rd New York Infantry

Civil War CDV of Colonel & BBG John Hendrickson 83rd New York InfantryCivil War Carte de Visite ofColonel and BBG John Hendrickson who served with the 83rd New York Vols from 5/61-8/63 then the VRC from 8/63-6/66. Wounded at Fredericksburg on 12/13/62 causing the loss of his right leg which forced him from the field. […]



Civil War Era CDV Union Colonel William S Truex 5th/10th/14th New Jersey Vols

Civil War Era CDV Union Colonel William S Truex 5th/10th/14th New Jersey VolsCivil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War as an officer in 3 New Jersey Infantry regiments, becoming Colonel and commander of the 14th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry in 1862. He commanded a brigade in the Army of the Potomac’s […]



Civil War Era CDV of Lt Colonel Frank Peck 12th Connecticut Vols KIA Winchester

Civil War Era CDV of Lt Colonel Frank Peck 12th Connecticut Vols KIA WinchesterLt Colonel Henry H Peck of New Haven Ct, Served with the 12th Connecticut from 1/62-9/64 when he was killed during the battle of Winchester Va, the regiment serving in the Louisiana theatre the regiment fighting at Georgia Landing and Bayou Teche […]