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Colonel John Pelham

Lee"s boy artillerist

by William W. Hassler

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Confederate States of America
    • Subjects:
    • Pelham, John, 1838-1863.,
    • Confederate States of America. Army -- Biography.,
    • Soldiers -- Confederate States of America -- Biography.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Artillery operations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilliam Woods Hassler ; illustrations by Sidney E. King.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE467.1.P36 H3 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 185 p. :
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1026473M
      ISBN 100807845493, 0807809748
      LC Control Number96101730

        From John McNamara’s History in Asphalt: The colonial lane crossed the lands of the Pell family and passed a landmark known as the Split Rock overlooking the Hutchinson River. During the Revolutionary War, Colonel John Glover’s small forces took advantage of the stone walls that lined the sides of the road. The records of Richmond Co. states that Col. John Catlett, in his will, directed his estate in England be devoted to the education of his children in that country. The Virginia Land Books in Richmond: (Book II , and V I 12)- on 5/23/, John Catlett and Ralph Rowzie were granted acres on south side of Rappahannock River.

        Colonel George Hastings Brooke was born on 21 June 1 He was the son of George Augustus Frederick Brooke and Lady Arabella Georgina Hastings. 1 He married, firstly, Beatrice Georgina Carden, daughter of Sir John Craven Carden, 4th Bt. and Caroline Elizabeth Mary Milner, on 12 September 1 He married, secondly, Adela Harriett Pelham. Shallow Graves (John Pellam, #1), Bloody River Blues (John Pellam, #2), and Hell's Kitchen (John Pellam, #3).

      This action-packed book fully describes the incredible feats of the adventurous, romantic artillery genius of the Confederacy. Even before the end of the Civil War Colonel John Pelham had become a legendary figure of the Confederacy. General Lee called him "the gallant Pelham," and on seeing the young artillerist employ but a single gun to hold.   John Pelham, a young West Point-trained artillery officer in the Confederate Army, was buried in Jacksonville, Ala., on Ma Pelham, who had been killed two weeks earlier at the Battle of Kelly’s Ford, a relatively minor engagement in .


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Colonel John Pelham by William W. Hassler Download PDF EPUB FB2

Even before the end of the Civil War Colonel John Pelham had become a legendary figure of the Confederacy. General Lee called him "the gallant Pelham," and on seeing the young artillerist employ but a single gun to hold up the advance of three Union divisions and over a hundred guns at Fredericksberg, he exclaimed: "It is glorious to see such courage in one so young."/5(10).

Even before the end of the Civil War Colonel John Pelham had become a legendary figure of the Confederacy. General Lee called him "the gallant Pelham," and on seeing the young artillerist employ but a single gun to hold up the advance of three Union divis.

Personality: Confederate Colonel John Pelham James A. Horstman John Pelham was 23 years old when he joined the Confederate Army, but by the time he died at he had fought in some 60 engagements and become one of the South’s most admired figures.

Colonel John Pelham: Lee's Boy Artillerist William W. Hassler. out of 5 stars Paperback. Maxwell's new book The Perfect Lion is the latest and most complete biography on the life of Confederate artillerist John Pelham. The book is a well crafted and detailed account of the life of one of the South's premier artillerists - the /5(13).Colonel John Pelham: Lee's boy artillerist / illus.

by Sidney E. King Garret Richmond, Va Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further.

Colonel John Pelham Confederate States of America. You might say I sold my soul to the devil. I was dubbed the “gallant Pelham” by General Robert E. Lee of the Confederate States of America, and subsequently got myself killed fighting for that terrible cause, maybe the worst cause that ever was.

We can all thank God it became known as the. Abbatt, William. “The Battle of Pell’s Point (Pelham) Octo ” Published by author, NY. Glover, Colonel John. “Letter from Mile Square, Oct. 24, The battle description in Colonel Glover’s own words.

Colonel John Pelham book First Printed in the Freeman Journal and New Hampshire Gazette on Nov. 26, Hufeland, Otto. John PelhamJohn Pelham () of Alabama was one of the most noted Confederate artillery officers of the American Civil War.

Serving in the Eastern Theater, and mostly in Virginia, he organized and commanded James Ewell Brown (J. B.) Stuart's Horse Artillery. Pelham and the men in his command, many of whom came from the Alabama cities of Mobile and Talladega, made a significant.

James Ewell Brown "Jeb" Stuart (February 6, – ) was a United States Army officer from Virginia who became a Confederate States Army general during the American Civil was known to his friends as "Jeb", from the initials of his given names.

Stuart was a cavalry commander known for his mastery of reconnaissance and the use of cavalry in support of offensive operations. The Life of Gallant Pelham. Kennesaw, GA: J.W. Burke Co. (Accessed at The Huntington Library, San Marino, California.) Hassler, W.W.

Colonel John Pelham: Lee’s Boy Artillerist. Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press. (Page ) Ibid, Page 11 Ibid, see pages for Pelham’s choice about secession.

Colonel John Pelham. [William W Hassler] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for John Pelham; John Pelham: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William W Hassler.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages. John Pelham was the son of an Alabama planter. He started West Point in and enrolled in an experimental 5-year curriculum. He excelled in artillery studies and within weeks of graduation, he quit school to join the Confederacy, posted to Lynchburg, Virginia as an artillery/ordnance officer.

Product Information. Even before the end of the Civil War Colonel John Pelham had become a legendary figure of the Confederacy. General Lee called him "the gallant Pelham," and on seeing the young artillerist employ but a single gun to hold up the advance of three Union divisions and over a hundred guns at Fredericksberg, he exclaimed: "It is glorious to see such courage in one so young.".

45 cadets graduated List includes name, allegiance, class rank, highest rank held in the war, and other information. Adelbert Ames 5 Major General USV Earned Medal of Honor at Bull Run Orville E.

Babcock 3 Lieutenant Colonel USA John Continue reading →. The glacial granite rock is now named for Colonel John Glover (), the man who led a small brigade of Americans against British General William Howe () and 4, British soldiers.

John Glover was born on November 5, in Salem, Massachusetts. He married Hannah Gale on Octoand they had eleven children together. There is a fascinating new book about General William Shepard who, as a Colonel, led one of the regiments that fought under John Glover during the Battle of Pelham on October 18 It is small tome about Shepard, but I recommend it for those who would like to learn more about this fascinating American Patriot.

Electronic books Biographies History Biography: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Hassler, William W. (William Woods), Colonel John Pelham. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, [?] (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: John Pelham; John Pelham.

Col. John Pelham of the Confederacy. I wasted my life fighting for a terrible cause — now I’m back to fight for #HumanRights #RacialEquality & #EconomicEquality.

The Confederate Congress posthumously awarded him a promotion to Lieutenant Colonel to date from March 2, Civil War Confederate Army Officer. The son of a prominent doctor, "the Gallant Pelham" was born into a comfortable setting in present day Calhoun County, Alabama.

PREFACE. The Original Tombstone of Col. John Page, the first of his fatfiilyin Virginia, was a marble slab imported from England about the year Insome unknown way itwas broken, and for many years the fragments were scattered about the Episcopal churchyard at Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia.

For the purpose of restoring it,one of the descendants of Co£. **Some Pelham materials are stored off site and permission to view and/or copy certain materials, like photographs, must be obtained by the John Pelham Historical Association.

Almost years after the original dedication of the monument to Lt. Col. John Pelham. - Peter was the son of Dr. Atkinson Pelham and Martha McGhee Pelham. During the War Between the States, Peter served with Co. C, 51st Alabama Partisan Rangers. His brother was the famous Major John Pelham, known as The Gallant Pelham of Alabama and The Boy Artillerist.

Peter was referred to as Major by his friends and.- Monument of Lt. Col. John Pelham "The Gallant Pelham", Jacksonville City Cemetery, Jacksonville AL by Deep Fried Kudzu, via Flickr Stay safe and healthy. Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times.