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Gettysburg at Savannah Part 7

On the afternoon of July 1, 1863, the Confederate brigade of Brigadier General John Brown Gordon attacked Barlow’s Knoll/Blocher’s Knoll. They crossed Rock Creek, which is marked by the trees at the bottom of the hill, and moved uphill t[...]

Hollywood Cemetery with Pete Skillman: Edward Johnson

General Edward “Allegheny” Johnson is buried in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia. This view was taken circa 1861. Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia, is the home of many notable Confederate internments with a connection to [...]

Lancaster Cemetery: John Fulton Reynolds

The entrance to Lancaster Cemetery in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 3:40 PM on Sunday, September 25, 2011, by Andre Mammino. We have previously profiled United States Major-General John Fulton Reynold[...]

Hollywood Cemetery with Pete Skillman: James J. Archer

James J. Archer is buried in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia. This view was taken circa 1862-1864. Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia, is the home of many notable Confederate internments with a connection to Gettysburg. Gettysburg Dai[...]

150th Anniversary Battle of First Manassas Part 9

Confederate Brigadier General Barnard Elliot Bee Jr. (1824-1861) was one of the first general officers killed in the American Civil War. He was a native of South Carolina who graduated thirty-third in West Point’s Class of 1845. He was wounded[...]