Record Seventh Michigan Cavalry History Civil Ware 1861-1865 publshd 1901 - RARE
Record Seventh Michigan Cavalry History Civil Ware 1861-1865 published 1901 - RARE
This wonderful book constitutes a history of the Seventh Regiment Michigan Volunteer Cavalry during the Civil War and contains a comprehensive roster with the details of Civil War soldiers of every member of the unit. The book traces the unit's history from its inception until it was disbanded at the end of the war. The unit was mustered into Federal service for a three-year enlistment on August 22, 1861. It was assigned to the Army of the Potomac soon after it was formed and remained there for the duration of the Civil War. The 7th Michigan was one of the first units to cross the Rappahannock River on December 11th, 1862, while under fire from Confederate sharpshooters hidden in the buildings of Fredericksburg. The unit fought at the First Battle of Bull Run, during The peninsular campaign, at the Second Battle of Bull Run, the Battles of Chantilly, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Bristoe Station, the Wilderness, Spotsylvania Court House, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, and during the Appomattox Campaign.
- Vintage Item
- Approximate Size: 9"
- The book is filled with first-hand reference material
- It includes a comprehensive, detailed roster with the Civil War details of each member of the unit
- This would make an excellent addition to any collection!
- Condition Rating: ***** (of 5)
- Previously owned
- Only items photographed are included with the original item (see photos)
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