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Custer's heroes in the Civil War

Custer's heroes in the Civil War

Men of Custer's division who gained the Medal of Honor in the Shenandoah Valley, during the Civil War CUSTER'S HEROES Medal of Honor recipients : Hartwell B. Compson, Robert Niven, & Andrew Kuder, Charles Goheen, Daniel Kelly, Henry Bickford, James Congdon,...

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A friendship in the Civil War

A friendship in the Civil War

The Story of Generals Young and Custer CUSTER'S CONFEDERATE FRIEND source: Cartersville Bartow County Pierce Manning Butler Young was a young West Point cadet in 1861 from Cartersville, Georgia. His roommate, George Armstrong Custer, was a Yankee. They...

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Custer's Civil War tactics

Custer's Civil War tactics

How Custer managed his units during Civil War battles CUSTER'S TACTICS edited by "conz" , military officer, West Point graduate, LBH.info source: Custer Victorious , by Gregory J. Urwin, Bison Books Time is of the essence: “Custer was still a good two...

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Waynesboro, 1864

Waynesboro, 1864

General Custer's triumph during the Civil War THE BATTLE OF WAYNESBORO by Roy Morris Jr., America's Civil War Magazine, March 2001, HistoryNet The winter of 1864-65 was one of the harshest on record in Virginia's war-torn Shenandoah Valley. Heavy snows...

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The BoyGeneral

The BoyGeneral

BATTLE OF ALDIE : Captain Custer leads the charge. BATTLE OF TOM'S BROOK (Woodstock Races): Major General Custer salutes Confederate General Thomas Rosser, who was his classmate at West Point. This will be one of the greatest victories of the Union cavalry...

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Custer vs Mosby in the Civil War

Custer vs Mosby in the Civil War

When Civil War's John Singleton Mosby's Partisan Rangers clashed with George A. Custer's Union Cavalry, the niceties of war were the first casualty. Reprisal and counter reprisal became the order of the day. CUSTER vs MOSBY : CLASH IN THE SHENANDOAH VALLEY...

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Custer's medal

Custer's medal

Custer in the Civil War CUSTER'S MEDAL To make his men proud of their unit, General George A. Custer created a medal, the "Custer Medal". A star, two crossed sabers and a cross were designed and eventually made by an industry in New York. On the cross,...

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General Custer in the Civil War

General Custer in the Civil War

George Armstrong Custer: Between Myth and Reality By Historian Jeffry D. Wert, author of "Custer, the controversial life of George A. Custer" (1996) March/April 2006 issue of Civil War Times Magazine. History Net George Armstrong Custer stalks America's...

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