About Andrew Kennedy Long
1873 Military Record of Civilian Appointments in the United States Army, by Guy V. Henry Andrew K. Long (Born in Illinois. Appointed from Tennessee.) Military History: Private 7th Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861. Engaged at the battles of Mechanicsville, Gaines' Mill, Newmarket, Cross Roads, Malvern Hill, second Bull Run, South Mountain and Antietam. Second Lieutenant 12th Tennessee Cavalry and engaged at the battle of Nashville, Tennessee. Second Lieutenant 6th United States Infantry, November 1865. Major and Assistant Adjutant General United States Volunteers, December 1865. Brevet Lieutenant Colonel and Colonel United States Volunteers, for gallant and meritorious services during the war. Captain and Assistant Commissary of Subsistence United States Army, February 1867. Brevet Major and Lieutenant Colonel United States Army, for gallant and meritorious services during the war. On duty with President Johnson, Washington, D.C.