Gravesites of the Civil War Generals: Confederate, Union & Brevetted Generals Final Resting Places

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Gravesites of the Civil War Generals: Confederate, Union & Brevetted Generals Final Resting Places - Ethan F. Bishop. The Gravesites of the Civil War Generals is a checklist for those who wish to search out the final resting places of the commanders of both sides during the Civil War, as well as a reference book for those who are writing their own histories of the war. Listed here are the gravesites of the 583 Union generals, 1404 brevetted Union generals, 425 full-rank Confederate generals, and 137 honorary Confederate generals who led many thousands of soldiers in a war that will forever define our country’s destiny. To facilitate the search, directions are given for those officers who are buried in out-of-the-way locations. In addition, information is offered about those officers who were killed in action or died of wounds and for those who received the Medal of Honor. Ethan F. Bishop has been a historian for over thirty-five years, having worked with the National Park Service at Gettysburg in the 1970s and 1980s. This is his second book. 2008, 5½x8½, paper, 186 pp. 101-B3180 ISBN: 0788431803