General William Dorsey Pender a military biography by Edward G. Longacre

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Published by Combined in Conshohocken, Pa .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States,
  • Confederate States of America

Subjects:

  • Pender, William Dorsey, 1834-1863,
  • Confederate States of America. Army -- Biography,
  • Generals -- Confederate States of America -- Biography,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-220) and index.

Book details

StatementEdward G. Longacre.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE467.1.P367 L66 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3946455M
ISBN 101580970346
LC Control Number2001032329
OCLC/WorldCa46937552

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Pender, William Dorsey. by John G. Barrett, 6 Feb. –18 July William Dorsey Pender, Confederate soldier, was born in that part of Edgecombe County that became Wilson County inthe son of James and Sarah Routh Pender. He received his early education in the common schools of the county and worked as a clerk in his brother's store in Tarboro before receiving, at age sixteen.

As a brand-new major general at Dorsey Pender took over four of Hill’s six brigades in a freshly aligned division. A shell fragment tore open his thigh at Gettysburg, resulting in the young commander’s death a fortnight later. Pender’s letters to his wife reached print inedited by William W.

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