Confederate Colonels: A Biographical Register

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University of Missouri Press, 2008 - Biography & Autobiography - 448 pages
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"Allardice provides detailed biographical information on 1,583 Confederate colonels, both staff and line officers and members of all armies. In his introduction, he explains how one became a colonel -- the mustering process, election of officers, reorganizing of regiments -- and discusses problems of the nominating process, seniority, and "rank inflation""--Provided by publisher.

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Colonels Who Became Generals
Colonels of State Armies
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About the author (2008)

Bruce S. Allardice is Adjunct Professor at South Suburban College and Moraine Valley Community College in Illinois and the author of More Generals in Gray and coauthor of Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables. He lives in Des Plaines, Illinois.

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