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1861 in the US Civil War

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  • Maj. General Irvin McDowell (USA) (1818 - 1885)
    Irvin McDowell (October 15, 1818 – May 4, 1885) was a career American army officer, famous for his defeat during the First Battle of Bull Run, the first large-scale battle of the American Civi...
  • Thomas James Sexton (1814 - 1894)
    'Civil War Veteran South Carolina, 8th regiment Infantry Company A also known as the Darlington Rifles or Darlington Rifleman, Was registered as being in camp at the battle of (Bull Run)
  • Tandy Walker, Col., CSA, Governor of the Choctaw Nation (1814 - 1864)
    Tandy Walker was a Confederate military commander during the Civil War. A mixed-blood Choctaw, he was born in Mississippi in 1814. As a lieutenant colonel in 1861, Walker, a former governor of the Choc...
  • Brig. General Reuben Lindsay Walker (CSA) (1827 - 1890)
    Reuben Lindsay Walker (May 29, 1827 – June 7, 1890) was a Confederate general who served in the artillery during the American Civil War. Early life Walker was born in Logan, Virginia, (now...
  • Colonel Charles Frederick Fisher (CSA) (1816 - 1861)
    Charles Frederick Fisher (1816 – July 21, 1861) was an American attorney, legislator, engineer, and soldier from Rowan County, North Carolina who during the American Civil War became the Colon...

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