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  • (USA) Norman Bruce Critchfield (1838 - 1919)
    Fact 1: 1866, Chosen county superintendant262 Fact 2: Graduate of University of Ohio262 Fact 3: Minister of the Baptist Church262 Fact 4: Served as chaplain of the 171st Pennsylvania regiment262 ...
  • Gen. Charles Miller, (USA) (1843 - 1927)
    "Gen Miller attained his title of Major General in the Pa. National Guard, serving two terms as commander of the Division which includes all the troops of the State. He was a veteran of the Civil War, ...
  • Arnold Adam Plumer, banker (1839 - 1904)
    Banker (census 1900) "He was educated in the Franklin Academy and in Jefferson College, Canonsburg, PA, later merged into Washington and Jefferson College, of Washington, PA. When the Civil war broke...
  • James Ervin Parson (1844 - 1916)
  • Lieut. James Monroe Trotter, U. A. (1842 - 1892)
    James Monroe Trotter was an American teacher, soldier, employee of the United States Post Office Department, a music historian, and Recorder of Deeds in Washington, D.C. Born into slavery in Mississipp...

The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War, which lasted from 1861 to 1865. It consisted of the small United States Army, known as the regular army, which was augmented by massive numbers of units supplied by northern U.S. states, consisting of volunteers as well as conscripts. The Union Army fought and eventually defeated the Confederate States Army during the war. About 360,000 Union soldiers died from all causes and some 280,000 were wounded.