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The Resource 2nd Louisiana cavalry : a short illustrated history of their action in Louisiana during the Civil War with roster and portraits, Randy DeCuir

2nd Louisiana cavalry : a short illustrated history of their action in Louisiana during the Civil War with roster and portraits, Randy DeCuir

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2nd Louisiana cavalry : a short illustrated history of their action in Louisiana during the Civil War with roster and portraits
Title
2nd Louisiana cavalry
Title remainder
a short illustrated history of their action in Louisiana during the Civil War with roster and portraits
Statement of responsibility
Randy DeCuir
Title variation
Second Louisiana Cavalry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The 2nd Cavalry Regiment was organized during the summer of 1862 with men from the central and southern sections of the state. It was assigned to the Trans-Mississippi Department and served within the boundaries of Louisiana throughout the war. The unit confronted the Federals in many conflicts, but in the fight at Henderson's Hill on March 21, 1864, it had 15 officers and 192 men captured. It continued to serve, then disbanded during the spring of 1865.The field officers were Colonels James D. Blair and William G. Vincent, Lieutenant Colonel Winter W. Breazeale, and Major James M. Thompson. Battles of the 2nd Cavalry: Donaldsonville (September 21-25, 1862); Georgia Landing, near Labadieville (October 27, 1862); Bayou Teche (January 14, 1863); Fort Bisland [in reserve] (April 13-14, 1863); Irish Bend (April 14, 1863); Brashear City [detachment] (June 23, 1863); Red River Campaign (March-June 1864); Henderson's Hill (March 21, 1864); Mansfield (April 8, 1864)
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DeCuir, Randy P
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  • Confederate States of America
  • Soldiers
  • United States
  • Louisiana
Label
2nd Louisiana cavalry : a short illustrated history of their action in Louisiana during the Civil War with roster and portraits, Randy DeCuir
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Publication
Note
  • "Released on the 150th anniversary of their participation in the Battle at Henderson Hill, Rapides Parish"--title page
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Section 1. Illustrated abbreviated history of the 2nd Louisiana Cavalry and their batttles -- Section II. Portraits of soldiers of the 2nd Louisiana Cavalry and their battles -- Section III. Roll call of soldiers of the 2nd Louisiana Cavalry and their battles
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9781497341647
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Label
2nd Louisiana cavalry : a short illustrated history of their action in Louisiana during the Civil War with roster and portraits, Randy DeCuir
Publication
Note
  • "Released on the 150th anniversary of their participation in the Battle at Henderson Hill, Rapides Parish"--title page
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Section 1. Illustrated abbreviated history of the 2nd Louisiana Cavalry and their batttles -- Section II. Portraits of soldiers of the 2nd Louisiana Cavalry and their battles -- Section III. Roll call of soldiers of the 2nd Louisiana Cavalry and their battles
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9781497341647
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits

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