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New Jersey in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Colonel William R. Montgomery (USA) (1801 - 1871)
    Commanded the 1st New Jersey Regiment at the First Battle of Bull Run. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- William Reading Montgomery: Born July 10,...
  • Brig. General Theodore Runyon (New Jersey Militia) (1822 - 1896)
    Theodore Runyon (October 29, 1822 – January 27, 1896) was a United States politician, diplomat, and American Civil War brigadier general in the New Jersey Militia, serving with the Union Army ...
  • Brevet Maj. General Emerson Opdycke (USA) (1830 - 1884)
    Samuel Emerson Opdycke (January 7, 1830 – April 25, 1884) was a businessman and Union brigadier general during the American Civil War. Early years Opdycke was born on a farm in Hubbard, Oh...
  • Francis Manly Oliver (1805 - 1860)
  • Gen. George W. Taylor, USA (1808 - 1862)
    Civil War Union Brigadier General. Commissioned Colonel and commander of the 3rd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry at the outbreak of the War. Took command of the First New Jersey Brigade after Gen. Phil...

This project is used to relate all units from New Jersey who served in the Union Army.