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1861 in the US Civil War

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  • Lt. Colonel Wharton Jackson Green (CSA) (1831 - 1910)
    Wharton Jackson Green (February 28, 1831 – August 6, 1910) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina and an officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Biography...
  • Maj. General Jeremy Francis Gilmer (CSA) (1818 - 1883)
    Jeremy Francis Gilmer (February 23, 1818 – December 1, 1883) was an American soldier, mapmaker, and civil engineer most noted for his service as the Chief Engineer of the Confederate States Ar...
  • Capt. John Jordan (1824 - 1894)
    78th PA Infantry, Company G Mustered in on October 12, 1861, and resigned on April 12, 1864.
  • Albert Richard Edwards (1832 - 1906)
    Private Albert enlisted as a Private on 12 Oct. 1861 with Company K 78th Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania of the Civil War and received a disability discharge from his Regiment on 26 Jun 1862.
  • Adam Edwards (1840 - 1915)
    On the 12th of Oct 1861 Adam enlisted as a Private with Company K 78th Regiment Pennsylvania and on 26 Jun 1862 received a disability discharge from his Company.

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