Dan Masters' Civil War Chronicles

In an effort to make it easier to navigate my Civil War blog posts, here's a guide to the various accounts I've posted since 2017 that breaks down the posts by unit, battle, or subject:

Dedication of the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Perrysburg, Ohio in 1901. 

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4th Alabama Infantry

16th Alabama Infantry

19th Alabama Infantry

22nd Alabama Infantry

35th Alabama Infantry

36th Alabama Infantry

42nd Alabama Infantry

58th Alabama Infantry

51st Alabama Partisan Rangers

1st Arkansas Mounted Rifles

3rd Arkansas Infantry

6th Arkansas Infantry

39th Arkansas Infantry

Woodruff's Arkansas Battery

Army of the Cumberland

Army of Tennessee

11th Army Corps

20th Army Corps

1st Colorado Volunteer Infantry

4th Confederate Infantry

7th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry

11th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry
In the Shadow of Burnside's Bridge: Philo Pearce at the Battle of Antietam

1st Connecticut Volunteer Cavalry

C.S.S. Louisiana

2nd Delaware Volunteer Infantry

Robertson's Florida Battery

18th Georgia Infantry

47th Georgia Infantry
A Rebel View of Chickamauga: Benjamin Williams of the 47th Georgia

55th Georgia Infantry

3rd Battalion, Georgia Sharpshooters

8th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

10th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

13th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

14th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

15th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

17th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

19th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

20th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

21st Illinois Volunteer Infantry

22nd Illinois Volunteer Infantry

26th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

27th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

33rd Illinois Volunteer Infantry

36th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

42nd Illinois Volunteer Infantry

44th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

49th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

50th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

59th Illinois Volunteer Infantry
A Buckeye at Pea Ridge

61st Illinois Volunteer Infantry
The Desperate Unceasing Battle: the 61st Illinois at Shiloh

66th Illinois Volunteer Infantry "Western Sharpshooters"

73rd Illinois Volunteer Infantry

83rd Illinois Volunteer Infantry

88th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

94th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

95th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

100th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

104th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

107th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

108th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

111th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

113th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

122nd Illinois Volunteer Infantry

145th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

4th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry
Grant's Bodyguard: An Illinois Trooper at Fort Donelson

8th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry

Battery A, 1st Illinois Light Artillery
Horrors of War: A Chicago Gunner at Shiloh
Losing Our Battery: At the railroad cut at Atlanta

Battery B, 1st Illinois Light Artillery
A Dutchman at Belmont

Chicago Board of Trade Battery

8th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

10th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

13th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

15th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

16th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

17th Indiana Mounted Infantry

19th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

24th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

25th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

29th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

32nd Indiana Volunteer Infantry

34th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

38th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

39th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

40th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

58th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

65th Indiana Mounted Infantry

69th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

71st Indiana Volunteer Infantry

73rd Indiana Volunteer Infantry

74th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

80th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

81st Indiana Volunteer Infantry

86th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

129th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

Escaping the Hornet's Nest at Shiloh

3rd Iowa Volunteer Infantry

5th Iowa Volunteer Infantry

7th Iowa Volunteer Infantry

9th Iowa Volunteer Infantry
Frederick S. Washburn of the 9th Iowa and Pea Ridge

14th Iowa Volunteer Infantry

31st Iowa Volunteer Infantry

2nd Iowa Volunteer Cavalry

2nd Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, U.S.

4th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, U.S.
The Odyssey of Zollicoffer's Body

4th Kentucky Infantry, C.S.A.

9th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, U.S.

15th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, U.S.

16th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry

18th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, U.S.

2nd Kentucky Cavalry, C.S.A.

3rd Kentucky Cavalry, C.S.A.

1st Special Battalion, Louisiana Volunteers
"Wheat's Tigers"
The Galvanized Yankee of Steubenville, Ohio

1st Louisiana Regular Infantry

3rd Louisiana Infantry

9th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent) 

11th Louisiana Infantry

16th Louisiana Infantry

Crescent Regiment, Louisiana Volunteers

5th Company, Washington Light Artillery (Louisiana)

20th Maine Volunteer Infantry

15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

25th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

34th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

38th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

49th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry


2nd Massachusetts Light Artillery

1st Michigan Volunteer Infantry

3rd Michigan Volunteer Infantry

4th Michigan Volunteer Infantry

6th Michigan Volunteer Infantry

8th Michigan Volunteer Infantry

9th Michigan Volunteer Infantry

13th Michigan Volunteer Infantry

16th Michigan Volunteer Infantry

18th Michigan Volunteer Infantry

21st Michigan Volunteer Infantry

1st Michigan Volunteer Cavalry

1st Michigan Engineers and Mechanics

1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry


4th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry

7th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry

9th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry

3rd Mississippi Infantry 

11th Mississippi Infantry

14th Mississippi Infantry

16th Mississippi Infantry

20th Mississippi Infantry

22nd Mississippi Infantry

24th Mississippi Infantry

37th Mississippi Infantry

40th Mississippi Infantry

1st Battalion, Mississippi Sharpshooters

1st Mississippi Cavalry

Jeff Davis Legion

Stanford's Mississippi Battery


6th Missouri Volunteer Infantry

8th Missouri Volunteer Infantry

13th Missouri Volunteer Infantry

15th Missouri Volunteer Infantry
Lost from the O.R. Volume II: The 15th Missouri at the Battle of Stones River

18th Missouri Volunteer Infantry

29th Missouri Volunteer Infantry

31st Missouri Volunteer Infantry

Battery C, 1st Missouri Light Artillery

3rd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry

7th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry

14th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry

3rd New Jersey Volunteer Cavalry

New York Infantry Regiments

5th New York Volunteer Infantry (Duryee's Zouaves)

8th New York Volunteer Infantry

54th New York Volunteer Infantry

77th New York Volunteer Infantry

107th New York Volunteer Infantry

114th New York Volunteer Infantry

123rd New York Volunteer Infantry

126th New York Volunteer Infantry
Stopping Pickett's Charge: the 126th New York at Gettysburg

134th New York Volunteer Infantry

136th New York Volunteer Infantry

149th New York Volunteer Infantry

150th New York Volunteer Infantry

154th New York Volunteer Infantry
Used Up at Gettysburg: the 154th New York
Storming Rocky Face Ridge with the 154th New York

157th New York Volunteer Infantry

161st New York Volunteer Infantry
A New Yorker at Port Hudson
Knocking at Port Hudson's Door: Ducking Shells with the 161st New York

11th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery

18th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery

8th New York Heavy Artillery

2nd North Carolina State Troops

Ohio Infantry Regiments


4th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

5th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

6th Ohio Volunteer Infantry


13th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
The 13th Ohio and the School of the Soldier

19th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

20th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

21st Ohio Volunteer Infantry

Private Sidney Brewster, Co. C, 21st Ohio Volunteer Infantry

22nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry (also known as 13th Missouri)

Awful Scenes of Carnage: A Buckeye Recalls Franklin

27th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Brigham's War: Letters from the 27th Ohio Infantry
 Part I, Part II, Part III

34th Ohio Volunteer Infantry "1st Ohio Zouaves"

35th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

36th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

37th Ohio Volunteer Infantry "Third German"

38th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
A "Yankee" Trick Played on the 38th Ohio

39th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

40th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
The Galvanized Yankee of Steubenville, Ohio


46th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
"Crank" Worthington's Boys at Shiloh

47th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
General August Willich and Advance Firing

50th Ohio Volunteer Infantry


53rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry

Through the Carolinas with the 55th Ohio

56th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

57th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Arming Sherman's Buckeyes at Paducah
Flags of Chickasaw Bayou

59th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

60th Ohio Volunteer Infantry


63rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry

Storming Fort Wagner with the 67th Ohio

68th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
 
71st Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Arming Sherman's Buckeyes at Paducah

74th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

76th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

77th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

78th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

79th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

80th Ohio Volunteer Infantry


88th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

89th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

90th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

91st Ohio Volunteer Infantry

92nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry


96th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

97th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

98th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

99th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

At the Center of Hell: The 100th Ohio at Franklin

101st Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Charles Barney Dennis at Stones River: Part I, II, III, IV, and V

103rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry

104th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

Thumping Morgan at Vaught's Hill

107th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

110th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

111th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

113th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Killed at Kennesaw: Death of Lieutenant Dungan of the 113th Ohio

115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

118th Ohio Volunteer Infantry



126th Ohio Volunteer Infantry

127th Ohio Volunteer Infantry/ 5th U.S. Colored Troops



9th Ohio Volunteer Cavalry



6th Ohio Battery


18th Ohio Battery

25th Ohio Battery

Williams' Ohio Battery
A Scary Affair at Scary Creek

23rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry
Buckeyes at the Battle of Fair Oaks

27th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry

28th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry

63rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry
Captain Reid of the 63rd Pennsylvania at Fair Oaks

71st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry

77th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry

102nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry
Buckeyes at the Battle of Fair Oaks

119th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry

133rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry

11th Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry

15th Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry

13th Tennessee Volunteers

16th Tennessee Volunteers
Assaulting the Round Forest: A Confederate Viewpoint 

18th Tennessee Volunteers

19th Tennessee Volunteers

20th Tennessee Volunteers

30th Tennessee Volunteers

154th (Senior) Tennessee Infantry

1st Tennessee Cavalry

4th Tennessee Cavalry

18th/19th Tennessee Cavalry

1st Tennessee Heavy Artillery

Carnes' Tennessee Light Artillery Battery

1st Texas Infantry
One of the 17 2/3 %: A Texan Survives Antietam

4th Texas Infantry

9th Texas Infantry


25th Texas Cavalry

Ector's Texas Cavalry Brigade

10th U.S. Infantry

15th U.S. Infantry
Among the Regulars at Stones River

18th U.S. Infantry

19th U.S. Infantry

5th U.S. Colored Troops


Rockbridge Artillery (Virginia)

4th West Virginia Volunteer Infantry

Battery C, 1st West Virginia Light Artillery

1st Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry
With the 1st Wisconsin at Chaplin Hills
When the lightning flashed... (Stones River)

2nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

6th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

7th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

8th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

14th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

15th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

16th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

23rd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

24th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

4th Wisconsin Volunteer Cavalry




U.S.S. Kennebec

U.S.S. Lexington

U.S.S. Minnesota

U.S.S. Monitor

U.S.S. Oneida

U.S.S. Pittsburgh

U.S.S. Samson

U.S.S. Tuscumbia

U.S.S. Varuna

Aldie

Ammunition Manufacture

Andersonville

Andrews' Raid (April 1862)

Antietam
Among the Wounded at Antietam (15th Massachusetts)

Appomattox


Army of Tennessee

Ashland

Sack of Athens, Alabama

Losing Our Battery: At the railroad cut at Atlanta (Battery A, 1st Illinois Light Artillery)

Averasboro

Balloon Corps

Banks' Expedition to Louisiana

General Francis C. Barlow

Baton Rouge

Bayou Fourche

Belmont
A Dutchman at Belmont (1st Illinois Light Artillery)

Berryville Wagon Raid
Lost from the O.R.: The Berryville Wagon Raid (144th OVI)

General Braxton Bragg

Brice's Crossroads

General Don Carlos Buell

First Bull Run

Bullets

Cairo



Carnifex Ferry

Carolinas Campaign

Cedar Creek

Cedar Mountain

Chancellorsville
A Conversation with Stonewall Jackson (Capt William D. Wilkins)

Chambersburg

Champion Hill
Saying Goodbye to a Brother (56th Ohio)

Chickamauga


Cincinnati

The Civil War Center

Civil War Reenacting

General Patrick R. Cleburne


Colt Revolving Rifles

Company Names

Confederate Generals

Confederate Newspapers

Confederate Uniforms

Cook & Brother Rifle Manufacturing

Cool Spring

Corinth

Corps Badges


Cross Keys

Cumberland Gap


Davis' Crossroads/Dug Gap

Decatur

Deserters

Dingle's Mill

Dobson's Ferry

Dumfries

Echoes of Battle

Emerging Civil War Blog

Enfield Rifle Muskets

Executions

Ezra Church

Fair Oaks/Seven Pines

Fallen Timbers

Flag Presentations

Federal Gunboat Raid on Florence, Alabama

Food

Fort Anderson

Fort Donelson

Fort Fisher

Fort Henry

Forts Jackson & St. Philip

Fort Kearny

Fort McAllister

Fort Pillow

Fort Pulaski

Fort Wagner

Fourth of July

First Franklin


Fredericksburg (1862)

Fredericksburg (1863)

Freeman's Ford

General John W. Fuller

Fulton County (Ohio) Historical Museum

Gaines Mill

Gainesville (Florida)

Gainesville (Va.)/Groveton/Brawner's Farm

Gallatin

Gettysburg
Lost on Little Round Top (16th Michigan)

Giles Courthouse

Glorieta Pass

Good's Farm (Harrisonburg)

General Charles K. Graham

Grand Gulf

Greenbrier

Grierson's Raid

Hall's Gap, Kentucky

Halloween

Hampton Roads

Hardin County (Ohio) Historical Museum


Hatchie or Davis' Bridge

General William B. Hazen

Honey Hill

General John Bell Hood

Iron Brigade

Island No. 10

Iuka

Ivy Mountain
Guns of Ivy Mountain (Battery D, 1st OVLA)
Ambushed at Ivy Mountain (16th Kentucky)

General Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson


General Joseph E. Johnston


Kentucky Campaign (1862)

First Kernstown

Knoxville

Knob Gap

Lewisburg


Wilder's Lightning Brigade


Lorenz Rifles

Lovejoy Station

Malvern Hill

March to the Sea

Martinsburg

Maryland Campaign

General Alexander McDowell McCook

Battling Jackson's Legions at McDowell (75th Ohio)

General James B. McPherson


Mine Run


Monocacy

General Daniel Morgan (Revolutionary War)

General John Hunt Morgan


Nashville

Nashville & Chattanooga Railroad

General William "Bull" Nelson


Newspaper Indexes


Ohio River
The Ohio River Highway

Opequon/Third Winchester

Paducah, Kentucky

Parker's Crossroads

Pea Ridge
The Pea Ridge Pards (36th Illinois)

Peach Tree Creek

Peninsula Campaign

Pensacola


Pickett's Mill

Port Gibson

Sufferings Inconceivable: The Horrors of Port Hudson (38th Massachusetts)

Port Republic

Prairie Grove

Princeton Court House

Prisoner of War Experience

Raymond

Resaca

Richmond (Kentucky)


Ringgold (Taylor's Ridge)

Roanoke Island

Rocky Face Ridge

General William S. Rosecrans

Rowena Blankenship, Ohio Poet
The Horrors of Sixty-Two: Rowena Blankenship and New Year's Eve 1863

Sabine Crossroads

Salem Church

Scarey Creek
A Scary Affair at Scary Creek (Williams' Independent Battery)

Secessionville

Sequatchie Valley Raid

Seven Days

General Philip Sheridan

Shiloh
A Riverfront View of Shiloh (U.S.S. Lexington)

General Joshua W. Sill

Snaggy Point

South Mountain

Spanish Fort

Springfield

Spring Hill

Squirrel Hunters

Stones River
With the Regular Artillery at Stones River (Battery H, 5th U.S.)
"Pork & Beans" Writes of Stones River and the Regular Brigade (Battery H, 5th U.S.)
Summoning Hell's Helf Acre: The 41st Ohio in the Round Forest
Assaulting the Round Forest: A Confederate Viewpoint (16th Tennessee)
All the Fury of Demons: The 65th Ohio at Stones River
"When the Lightning Flashed, I Could See the Bodies of Three Confederates lying only a few yards from me." (1st Wisconsin Infantry)
"My God! Leave me George and save the battery!"  (5th Wisconsin Battery)
Beastly Drunk: The Dismissal of Colonel William B. Cassilly, 69th Ohio Infantry
Charles Barney Dennis at Stones River (101st OVI): Part I, II, III, IV, and V
The Saga of Battery G: A Desperate Escape from the Slaughter Pen at Stones River (Battery G, 1st OVLA)
Lost from the O.R. Volume II: The 15th Missouri at the Battle of Stones River
A Sentence of Fire: Wheeler's Raid Around Rosecrans at Murfreesboro

Strasburg

Streight's Raid

Stuart's Ride Around McClellan

Sutlers

Tazewell

Telegraphy

General William R. Terrill

General George H. Thomas

Father Jeremiah F. Trecy


Tunnel Hill


Vaught's Hill

Vicksburg (1862)



Wauhatchie

Western Theater in the Civil War Blog

Wiard Rifled Cannon
Wiards of Ohio

Wilmington

Wilson's Creek

Wilson's Raid

Winchester

Yazoo River Expedition

Sergeant Thomas Walters (left)  and pard, both of Co. I, 111th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
1864


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