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By David Williamson

ISBN-10: 0786465956

ISBN-13: 9780786465958

prepared at Indianapolis in December 1861, the forty seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry’s Civil conflict carrier spanned the Mississippi Valley and the Gulf South. From Louisville to New Orleans and directly to cellular, common James R. Slack and the forty seventh Indiana took the battle to the inland waterways and southern bayous, combating in lots of of the Civil War’s most renowned campaigns, together with Vicksburg, purple River and cellular. This chronicle of the forty seventh Indiana follows the regiment’s odyssey throughout the phrases of its officials and males. resources comprise Chaplain Samuel Sawyer’s account in their exploits within the Indianapolis day-by-day Journal, squaddies’ debts in Indiana newspapers, tales of conflict and intrigue from newspapermen of the “Bohemian Brigade,” and basic Slack’s personal tale in letters to his spouse, Ann, together with his postwar command at the Rio Grande. quite a few photos, formerly unpublished conflict and sector maps, and an entire regimental roster entire this designated account.

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Geared up at Indianapolis in December 1861, the forty seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry’s Civil battle carrier spanned the Mississippi Valley and the Gulf South. From Louisville to New Orleans and directly to cellular, common James R. Slack and the forty seventh Indiana took the conflict to the inland waterways and southern bayous, combating in lots of of the Civil War’s most famed campaigns, together with Vicksburg, crimson River and cellular.

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