History and Complete Roster of the Massachusetts Regiments, Minute Men of '61 who Responded to the First Call of President Abraham Lincoln, April 15, 1861, to Defend the Flag and Constitution of the United States ... and Biographical Sketches of Minute Men of Massachuetts
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1st Lieut 1st Sergt 3d Lieut 5th Mass Abington Adjutant Albert Annapolis April 15 April 20 Army arrived Artillery August Baltimore Battalion Battery battle Bedford Benjamin Benjamin F born Boston Braintree Bull Run Cambridge Capt Captain Charles H Charlestown chusetts Colonel command Company H comrades Corp Daniel Danvers discharged duty East Bridgewater Edward enlisted in Company Faneuil Hall Fifth Massachusetts Regiment Fifth Regiment flag Fortress Monroe Fourth Regiment Freetown George H Governor Andrew Guards Henry Henry H honor James H Joseph July July 22 June Lawrence Light Infantry Lowell Lynn Major Marblehead marched Massa Massachu Massachusetts Minute Massachusetts Volunteer Militia Massachusetts Volunteers ment morning Musician mustered Nason Navy o'clock officers Organized pany Plymouth Post prisoners Re-enlisted rebel Regi Regt Salem Samuel Second Lieutenant Sergeant served Sixth soldiers Somerville steamer Third Regiment Thomas three months United Vols Washington William H Worcester wounded
Page 392 - Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord: He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored; He hath loosed the fatal lightning of His terrible swift sword: His truth is marching on.
Page 402 - New Hampshire New Jersey New York North Carolina Ohio Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina Tennessee Texas Vermont Virginia West Virginia Wisconsin Total 732 686 i.
Page 392 - In the beauty of the lilies Christ was born across the sea, With a glory in His bosom that transfigures you and me : As He died to make men holy, let us die to make men free, While God is marching on.
Page 392 - I can read his righteous sentence by the dim and flaring lamps: His day is marching on. I have read a fiery gospel, writ in burnished rows of steel : As ye deal with my contemners, so with you my grace shall deal; Let the hero, born of woman, crush the serpent with His heel, Since God is marching on.
Page 407 - When Johnny comes marching home again, Hurrah! Hurrah! We'll give him a hearty welcome then, Hurrah! Hurrah! The men will cheer, the boys will shout, The ladies they will all turn out, And we'll all feel gay When Johnny comes marching home.
Page 189 - ... in the election of Abraham Lincoln to the Presidency of the United States, or from any other existing cause, to justify its dissolution...
Page 397 - Marshals, and now the buzz is hushed, and hark ! Now the soft peaceğmarch beats, home, brothers, home ! The caps and helmets are all garlanded With green boughs, the last plundering of the fields. The city gates fly open of themselves...
Page 198 - I appreciate your kind attention to our wounded and our dead, and trust that at the earliest moment the remains of our fallen will return to us. I am overwhelmed with surprise that a peaceful march of American citizens over the highway to the defense of our common capital should be deemed aggressive to Baltimoreans. Through New York the march was triumphal.