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Hood"s Texas Brigade, its marches, its battles, its achievements

J. B. Polley

Hood"s Texas Brigade, its marches, its battles, its achievements

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Published by Morningside Bookshop in Dayton, Ohio .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hood, John Bell, 1831-1879,
    • Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Brigade,
    • Texas Infantry. 1st regiment, 1861-1865,
    • Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Infantry Regiment, 4th,
    • Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Infantry Regiment, 5th,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1910 ed. published by Neale Pub. Co., New York.

      Statementby J. B. Polley.
      SeriesFacsimile ; 37
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE580.4.T4 P64 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination347 p., [13] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages347
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4581134M
      ISBN 10089029037X
      LC Control Number77153867


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The Texas Brigade distinguished itself for its dogged tenacity and tremendous fighting ability throughout the American Civil War. As a division of the Army of Northern Virginia these Texans fought in most battles that Lee led his army to, the only exception was Chancellorsville, but the brigade more than made up for it by combatting the Union /5(36).

This book was the first comprehensive book written about the history of General John Bell Hood's "Texas Brigade" and their marches, battles, and achievements during the Civil War from to Mr. Polley had first hand experience in Hood's Texas Brigade as being one of the soldiers from Texas in the brigade (Fourth Texas Infantry Regiment)/5(5).

"Hood's Texas Brigade: Its Marches, Its Battles, Its Achievements," Civil War Texas Infantry Book 1 by Joseph B. Polley is a first-hand, eyewitness recounting of the its battles of the famous Hood Brigade, made up of the First Texas Infantry Regiment, Fourth Texas Infantry Regiment, Fifth Texas Infantry Regiment, and various regiments from Arkansas 5/5(3).

The Texas Brigade distinguished itself for its dogged tenacity and tremendous fighting ability throughout the American Civil War. As a division of the Army of Northern Virginia these Texans fought in most battles that Lee led his army to, the only exception was Chancellorsville, but its marches brigade more “One of Lee’s most dependable brigades /5.

Polley was only 21 when the war broke out; he enlisted in Company F of the Fourth Texas Infantry, a regiment in Hood’s Brigade. His book is based on his eyewitness account, the reminiscences of many of his comrades, plus numerous battle reports by various generals. The Texas Brigade.

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Church South, Sometime Captain, 5th Texas Regiment, Confederate States Provisional Army. ten companies of the First Texas, there were two companies from east of the Trinity in the Fourth Texas Infantry Regiment and two companies in the remaining Texas Regiment of the Brigade, the "Bloody Fifth." Three counties, Polk, Marion, and Anderson, each contributed two companies to Hood's Texas Brigade, and Harrison, Tyler, Houston, San.

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General John. In the end, "Hood’s Texas Brigade challenges key historical arguments about soldier motivation, volunteerism and desertion, home-front morale, and veterans’ postwar adjustment. It provides an intimate picture of one of the war’s most effective brigades and sheds new light on the rationales that kept Confederate soldiers fighting.

Brigader General John Bell Hood lead the brigade through most of its famous battles. At the start of the Civil War, the unit had between 3, to 4, troops.

It sustained an estimated 61% casulty rate throughout its history and at the end, it had only troops.