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Colonel Robert Gould Shaw, commander of the all-black 54th Massachusetts regiment in the American Civil War. He was killed leading the attack on Fort Wagner in 1863.

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw, commander of the all-black 54th Massachusetts regiment in the American Civil War. He was killed leading the attack on Fort Wagner in 1863.

African American Civil War Soldiers, Slavery led to the Civil war between the free North and the slaved South

African American Civil War Soldiers, Slavery led to the Civil war between the free North and the slaved South

Civil War Horror: Civil War Photo Friday: Black Union soldiers kidnapped for the Neo-Confederate cause

Civil War Photo Friday: Black Union soldiers kidnapped for the Neo-Confederate cause

This photo shows a unit of black soldiers and their white officer. It's obviously a Union unit because of the officer's uniform and a belt...

Gen. Joshua L. Chamberlain...Civil War(watch his story in movie "Gettysburg "...amazing man)

The Blog of Gettysburg National Military Park

Major General Ambrose Burnside Standing Portrait. He is best known for snatching Defeat from the jaws of Victory !

Major General Ambrose Burnside Standing Portrait. He is best known for snatching Defeat from the jaws of Victory !

Petersburg, Virginia U.S. Military Telegraph battery wagon, Army of the Potomac headquarters taken in 1864

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This site shows an historic image of Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the siege of Petersburg, June 1864-April 1865, and a nice collection of historic photos.

Union General Alpheus Starkey Williams

Union General Alpheus Starkey Williams

Union commander, George Meade

Union commander, George Meade

CIVIL WAR 34 STAR FLAG. ffcoalition.com

CIVIL WAR 34 STAR FLAG. ffcoalition.com

John Joseph Abercrombie was a career US Army officer who served in numerous wars, finally reaching the rank of brigadier general during the Civil War. By the start of the latter, at the age of 63, Abercrombie was one of the oldest field officers in both the Union and Confederacy. He fought throughout concluding his career in logistics commands.On March 13, 1865, Abercrombie was brevetted a brigadier general in the Regular Army in recognition of his long service.

John Joseph Abercrombie was a career US Army officer who served in numerous wars, finally reaching the rank of brigadier general during the Civil War. By the start of the latter, at the age of 63, Abercrombie was one of the oldest field officers in both the Union and Confederacy. He fought throughout concluding his career in logistics commands.On March 13, 1865, Abercrombie was brevetted a brigadier general in the Regular Army in recognition of his long service.

Joseph Hooker (November 13, 1814 – October 31, 1879) was a career United States Army officer, achieving the rank of major general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Although he served throughout the war, usually with distinction. Hooker is best remembered for his stunning defeat by Confederate General Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Chancellorsville in 1863.

Adding Color to Historic Photos [20 pics]

Artist Mads Madsen has an amazing skill for colorizing old black and white photographs. Even beside their original counterpart the results are impressive, bringing a new dimension of realism…