OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #17: Journal of Lieutenant William C. Miller, Btty B 1st PA Lt Arty, June 13-30, 1864

August 6, 2021 Part 1 (Serial Number 80) (Broadfoot Supplement)

OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #17: Journal of Lieutenant William C. Miller, Btty B 1st PA Lt Arty, June 13-30, 18641 SOPO Editor’s Note: The Broadfoot Supplement to the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies is rare and not sold in single volumes.  As a courtesy to researchers, I’m making available summaries of […]

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Rebel Units and Commanders at the Battle of Hatcher’s Run: Confederate Third Corps

August 2, 2021 Battles

SOPO Editor’s Note: This is the third in a series of five guest posts by Dr. Nigel Lambert, a semi-retired British biochemist with a lifelong interest in the American Civil War.  Nigel has worked closely with Bryce Suderow over the first half of 2021 thoroughly researching the Confederate Order of Battle at the Battle of […]

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OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #16: Journal of Brigadier General August V. Kautz, commanding Cav/AotJ, June 13-July 31, 1864

July 30, 2021 Part 1 (Serial Number 80) (Broadfoot Supplement)

OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #16: Journal of Brigadier General August V. Kautz, commanding Cav/AotJ, June 13-July 31, 18641 SOPO Editor’s Note: The Broadfoot Supplement to the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies is rare and not sold in single volumes.  As a courtesy to researchers, I’m making available summaries of the reports […]

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Rebel Units and Commanders at the Battle of Hatcher’s Run: Confederate Second Corps

July 26, 2021 Battles

SOPO Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of five guest posts by Dr. Nigel Lambert, a semi-retired British biochemist with a lifelong interest in the American Civil War.  Nigel has worked closely with Bryce Suderow over the first half of 2021 thoroughly researching the Confederate Order of Battle at the Battle of […]

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OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #15: Report of Lieutenant Colonel Alvin C. Voris, 67th OH, June 16, 1864

July 23, 2021 Part 1 (Serial Number 80) (Broadfoot Supplement)

OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #15: Report of Lieutenant Colonel Alvin C. Voris, 67th OH, June 16, 18641 SOPO Editor’s Note: The Broadfoot Supplement to the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies is rare and not sold in single volumes.  As a courtesy to researchers, I’m making available summaries of the reports contained […]

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From Arlington to Appomattox: Robert E. Lee’s Civil War Day by Day, 1861-1865 by Charles R. Knight

July 21, 2021 Other

From Arlington to Appomattox: Robert E. Lee’s Civil War Day by Day, 1861-1865 by Charles R. Knight BTC’s Take: From Charlie Knight and Ted Savas comes this much anticipated day by day look at Robert E. Lee’s Civil War. Savas Beatie owner Ted Savas was the one who pitched this book idea to Charlie, and […]

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Rebel Units and their Commanders at the Battle of Hatcher’s Run: February 5-7, 1865

July 19, 2021 Battles

SOPO Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of five guest posts by Dr. Nigel Lambert, a semi-retired British biochemist with a lifelong interest in the American Civil War.  Nigel has worked closely with Bryce Suderow over the first half of 2021 thoroughly researching the Confederate Order of Battle at the Battle of […]

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OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #14: Report of Colonel James H. Kidd, 6th MI Cav, June-July 1864

July 16, 2021 Part 1 (Serial Number 80) (Broadfoot Supplement)

OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #14: Report of Colonel James H. Kidd, 6th MI Cav, June-July 18641 SOPO Editor’s Note: The Broadfoot Supplement to the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies is rare and not sold in single volumes.  As a courtesy to researchers, I’m making available summaries of the reports contained in […]

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CIR: 15-P-17 Davis’ Brigade August 16, 1864

July 15, 2021 Confederate Inspection Reports

Confederate Inspection Report: Davis’ Brigade, Heth’s Division, Third Corps, Army of Northern Virginia1 August 16, 1864 The Confederate Army of Northern Virginia produced inspection reports at approximately monthly intervals late in the Civil War.  Luckily, many of these reports have been preserved and are available on microfilm from the National Archives and Records Association. I […]

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OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #13: Report of Brigadier General Edward Ferrero, commanding 4/IX/AotP, May 4-November 1, 1864

July 9, 2021 Part 1 (Serial Number 80) (Broadfoot Supplement)

OR XL P1 (Broadfoot Sup.) #13: Report of Brigadier General Edward Ferrero, commanding 4/IX/AotP, May 4-November 1, 18641 SOPO Editor’s Note: The Broadfoot Supplement to the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies is rare and not sold in single volumes.  As a courtesy to researchers, I’m making available summaries of the reports contained […]

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