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Lightning at Hoover"s Gap

Glenn W. Sunderland

Lightning at Hoover"s Gap

the story of Wilder"s Brigade

by Glenn W. Sunderland

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Published by T. Yoseloff in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Hoovers Gap (Tenn.)
    • Subjects:
    • Wilder, John Thomas, 1830-1917.,
    • United States. Army. Wilder"s Brigade.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.,
    • Hoovers Gap (Tenn.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 223-225.

      Statement[by] Glenn W. Sunderland.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE493.5.W5 S8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination237 p.
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5618567M
      LC Control Number68027222

      Baumgartner's book is the PREMIER book on Colonel Wilder, a man of immense forsight and vision, as he had the common sense to see that the Spencer Repeating Rifle was going to be the weapon of the future in , and was a pivotal and deciding factor at the battle of Hoover's Gap, where his unit defeated a force of Confederates 3 times its size /5(9). The Lightning Brigade, also known as Wilder's Brigade or the Hatchet Brigade was a novel, for the US Army formation in the American Civil War, mounted infantry brigade in the Union Army of the Cumberland from March 8, , through the November of

      Montgomery County Indiana Civil War History. Archive for Hoovers Gap. Ambrose Remley, 72nd Indiana Infantry (Wilder’s Brigade) Posted in 72nd Indiana Infantry, Books with tags 72nd Indiana Infantry, Ambrose Remley, Atlanta, Chickamauga, Hoovers Gap, Wilder's Lightning Brigade on June 8, by 40thindiana. Image of Ambrose Remley. He kept a.   Hoover's Gap by John Lee Fults, , J.L. Fults edition, Unknown Binding in English - 1st ed editionPages:

      Glenn Hoover Models puts together books with instructions for building airplane models. These books help you keep track of your progress. We take every single piece in the kit & guide you on the specifics of how to put the model together. Our owner, Glenn, is a retired system engineer. Contact us.   The Lightning Brigade first demonstrated the Spencer’s effectiveness at the Battle of Hoover’s Gap, in June , by inflicting about casualties at a cost of only 50 against a larger force.


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Sunderland T. Yoseloff New York Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. Deeply detailed, and very unbaised, it is a great companion to LIGHTNING AT HOOVERS GAP and THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, OFFICAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMIES.

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The Battle of Hoover's Gap secured the Union wedge between the Confederate forces and the city of Chattanooga, compelling the Southerners to fall back to and eventually abandon the city. The Lightning Brigade continued to turn in impressive combat performances, the next coming at the Battle of Chickamauga in September,   The Civil War battle of Hoover's Gap in Middle Tennessee, June 24th and the use of the Spencer repeating rifle Wilder's Lightning Brigade.

Remembered for the Lightning Brigade at Hoovers Gap and the first combat use of repeating rifles, respected and admired by his former foes, Wilder died in at the age of The funeral for this Yankee military hero was conducted in Chattanooga by the Chaplain-General of the Confederate Veterans Association.

Reading by Lightning by Joan Thomas, published by Goose Lane Editions, made its way into my mailbox from Mini Book Expo. It's a coming of age novel at a time that the world is on the brink of World War II, particularly in England.

It took me a long while to get into this book, more than pages, which was disheartening/5. Home Rutherford County Historical Society Publications Matthias Hoover of Hoover's Gap Reference URL To link to this object, paste this link in email, IM or document To embed this object, paste this HTML in website.

Matthias Hoover of Hoover's Gap. View Description. Page Flip View: Download. Lightning is a novel by American writer Dean Koontz, released in A reprinting includes a new afterword by the author, discussing editorial politics. Overview. A storm struck on the night Laura Shane was born, and there was a strangeness about the weather that people would remember for years.

which causes massive unexplained Author: Dean Koontz. The Battle of Hoover's Gap was the principal battle fought in the Tullahoma Campaign of the American Civil War. Following the Battle of Stones River, Maj. Gen. William S.

Rosecrans, commanding the Union Army of the Cumberland, remained in the Murfreesboro, Tennessee, area for over five an effort to block further Union progress, Confederate Gen.

Braxton Bragg. Two are on the 72nd Indiana and one is on the 92nd Illinois and one on Wilder's brigade at Chickamauga and one on Wilder's brigade at Hoover's Gap. All are excellent books and worth a look at if you enjoy Wilder's brigade.

Some of these books are out of print, but they come up on Ebay from time to time. The Battle of Hoover's Gap was the decisive engagement of Union General William Rosecrans's brilliantly executed Tullahoma Campaign that drove the Confederates out of Middle Tennessee in On OctoPresident Abraham Lincoln relieved Major General Don Carlos Buell of his command of the Army of the Ohio and placed Major General.

Rosecrans sent a flying column (Wilder’s Lightning Brigade, the same that had spearheaded the thrust through Hoover’s Gap on the 24th) ahead to hit the railroad in Bragg’s rear. Arriving too late to destroy the Elk River railroad bridge, the Federals tore up lots of track around Decherd.

The fight at Hoover’s Gap was a key moment in what was called the Tullahoma campaign, during which Rosecrans pushed Bragg back toward Chattanooga. It was an eye-opening battle for Wilder and his Midwesterners.

The brigade saved many Union casualties by taking the gap so : Historynet Staff.Author Hubert Jordan’s great-grandfather served in the 17th Indiana, part of Wilder’s Lightning Brigade. For further reading, see Lightning at Hoover’s Gap: The Story of Wilder’s Brigade, by Glenn W.

Sutherland; or Chickamaiga: Bloody Battle in the West, by Glenn : Historynet Staff.See lightning strikes in real time across the planet. Free access to maps of former thunderstorms. By and g: Hoovers Gap.