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West Point Military Academy - US Civil War

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  • Brig. General James Morrison Hawes (CSA) (1824 - 1889)
    James Morrison Hawes (January 7, 1824 – November 22, 1889) was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Early life James M. Hawes was born in Lexin...
  • Maj. General Stephen D. Ramseur (CSA) (1837 - 1864)
    Stephen Dodson Ramseur (May 31, 1837 – October 20, 1864) was one of the youngest Confederate generals in the American Civil War. He was mortally wounded in battle at the Battle of Cedar Creek ...
  • Maj. General William H. C. Whiting (CSA) (1824 - 1865)
    William Henry Chase Whiting (March 22, 1824 – March 10, 1865) was an United States Army officer who resigned after 16 years of service in the Army Corps of Engineers to serve in the Confederat...
  • Major General William Henry Talbot Walker (CSA) (1816 - 1864)
    William Henry Talbot Walker (November 26, 1816 – July 22, 1864) was an American soldier. He was a career United States Army officer who fought with distinction during the Mexican-American War,...
  • Bvt Brig. Gen. Marcus Reno (1834 - 1889)
    Marcus Albert Reno Birth: Nov. 15, 1834, Carrollton, Greene County, Illinois, USA - Death: Mar. 30, 1889, Washington, District of Columbia,District Of Columbia, USA Spouse: Mary Hannah Ross Reno (1...

The United States Military Academy, or West Point, played a crucial and pivotal role in the Civil War, both before and during the war.

List of alumni who fought in the Civil War: http://sunsite.utk.edu/civil-war/wpclasses.html

West Point and the Civil War: http://clevelandcivilwarroundtable.com/articles/military/west_point.htm