No Word of Them: First Battalion New York Sharpshooters, 1862-1865

by John Bennett

No Word of Them: First Battalion New York Sharpshooters, 1862-1865 Synopsis

History of New York's civil war unit, the First Battalion New York Sharpshooters. After garrison duty at Suffolk, Virginia, the battalion was assigned to Lysander Cutler's Iron Brigade, and engaged in ferocious fighting in the Wilderness and during the siege of Petersburg where its entire combat contingent was captured. Includes transcriptions of portions of diaries of three of the unit's soldiers, and eight photos of the unit's soldiers.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781435711389
Publication date: 15th March 2008
Author: John Bennett
Publisher: Lulu.com
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 268 pages
Categories: History,

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