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The Civil War memoirs of William Royal Oake, 26th Iowa Volunteers

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Published by Farcountry Press in Helena, Mont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iowa,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Oake, William Royal, 1844-1914,
    • United States. Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 26th (1862-1865),
    • Soldiers -- Iowa -- Biography,
    • Iowa -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories,
    • Iowa -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementedited by Stacy Dale Allen.
      GenreBiography., Personal narratives.
      ContributionsAllen, Stacy D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE507.5 26th .O18 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3414724M
      ISBN 101560373229
      ISBN 109781560373223
      LC Control Number2005030888
      OCLC/WorldCa62172792

        While doing a little research recently I found this interesting little article in the Ma , edition of the Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) Inquirer. This rusty relic, found some twenty-seven years after the war, was a grim reminder of the gallant stand made by the 2nd Mississippi Infantry at the Railroad Cut during the battle of Gettysburg on July 1, William Forse Scott was resident of Fairfield, Iowa when the American Civil War began. On Aug , he mustered in as a Private in “Sears’ Rangers,” which became Company A in the Fourth Iowa Cavalry Regiment. In November of , he received a promotion to Hospital Steward for the regiment. The Boys from Rockville: Civil War Narratives of Sgt. Benjamin Hirst, Company D, 14th Connecticut Volunteers (Voices of the Civil War) by Robert L. Bee, Benjamin Hirst Hardcover from Univ of Tennessee Pr. 16th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry: Sergeant William H. Relyea by William H. Relyea, John Michael Priest Paperback from Burd Street Press.


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