Essays Tagged: "Brigadier General"

The title is "Civil War Battles Summary." It is a summary of 5 major Civil War battles. I also included a bibliography.

, was fought in Virginia, near Manassas, on July 21, 1861. The main general of the Federal army was Brigadier General Irwin McDowell, whose forces consisted of 30,000 men split into five divisions. Ge ...

(5 pages) 373 2 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

The first major battle of the Civil War was fought in Virginia, near the Manassas, Virginia railway junction, after which the battle is called .........ect.

, was fought in Virginia, near Manassas, on July 21, 1861. The main general of the Federal army was Brigadier General Irwin McDowell, whose forces consisted of 30,000 men split into five divisions. Ge ... ies in this first battle were not very large by later Civil War standards. The Federal forces under Brigadier General Irvin McDowell were organized into four divisions (five, if one includes Runyan's ...

(2 pages) 54 0 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

A report for Confederate general "StoneWall" Jackson

Confederate army. He was immediately commissioned a colonel and within months was given the rank of brigadier general. While commanding his troops, the so-called Stonewall Brigade, during a campaign i ...

(1 pages) 39 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Nathan Bedford Forrest. This biography tells about his involvement in the Civil War, KKK, and other important information.

urrendered. He led his troops in the Battle of Shiloh and was very successful so he was promoted to brigadier general. He was brilliant in his ways in the autumn campaign.The following winter he w ...

(1 pages) 23 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

This is about australias involvement in the first world war. specifically the battle of beersheeba.

orian and 12th New South Wales Light Horse Regiments. They formed the 4th Light Horse Brigade under Brigadier General William Grant. Australian General Sir H. G. Chauvel had been ordered to capture Be ...

(3 pages) 17 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Napoleon Bonaparte. It was written to awnser a question for my grade 12 history class, "Was Napoleon a child of the Revolution?" My teacher was very impressed with my essay.

he defeated the British fleet in Toulon. Thereafter he was promoted from commander of artillery to Brigadier - General. In October 1795, he was in command of the Paris troops who were defending the N ...

(3 pages) 94 3 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Battle of Cowpens

ich were his own." Two miles from such an enclosure, upon a wide plain, on 17 January 1781, Patriot Brigadier General Daniel Morgan met head on with British Lieutenant Colonel Banastre Tarleton at the ... ish down, then engage them. Greene put a trusty ally to work in the new Southern Army, He appointed Brigadier General Daniel Morgan "Old Wagoner" in charge of the Army in South Carolina. Daniel Morgan ...

(5 pages) 18 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Statistical research on gambling behaviour

Executive SummaryOn 13th March 2004, Brigadier-General (NS) George Yeo, Trade and Industry Minister, announced in the Singapore Parliamen ...

(12 pages) 121 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Napoleon Bonaparte

attle was when he directed the artillery siege of Toulon in 1793, and afterwards he was promoted to brigadier general. In 1795, he scattered a group of rioters by firing a grapeshot, a shot gun versi ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Ariel

his guns in range of British ships. Soon after that, Toulon fell and he was promoted to the rank of brigadier general. In 1794, he was wed to Josephine de Beauharnais. In 1795 Napoleon was appointed t ...

(3 pages) 468 0 0.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Napolean Bonoparte

y leader named Pascale Paoli. He was forced to move to Toulon. Sixth months later Toulon made him a Brigadier General and the head of a battalion. In august of the next year Napoleon was arrested but ...

(4 pages) 30 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Napolean

nd where his guns could hit the British fleet, and Toulon fell. For this Napoleon was promoted to a brigadier general at the age of 24.In 1796, he was made commander of the French Army in Italy. He ...

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"The Civil War: Major Battles and Important People"

, was fought in Virginia, near Manassas, on July 21, 1861. The main general of the Federal army was Brigadier General Irwin McDowell, whose forces consisted of 30,000 men split into five divisions. Ge ...

(2 pages) 16 0 5.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Molly pitcher

In 1769 Mary became a servant to Dr. William Irvine. Later, Mary's employer became a colonel and a brigadier general in the colonial army. Mary left her career as a maid and married a man by the name ...

(2 pages) 1630 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Moral Dilemma; Ethics in Criminal Justice

feel obligated. I dunno. Just kinda want to live my life with a purpose. Right now I'm aiming to be Brigadier General. I dunno how attainable that goal is right now though. I'm only aiming so high bec ...

(8 pages) 78 1 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Patriot - Critical Film Review

ovie shows him as a widower with seven children, a Lieutenant Colonel in the Continental Army and a Brigadier General of the militia. In fact, Marion did not marry until after the war - to his cousin ...

(5 pages) 27 1 3.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

Was Napoleon the son or the enemy of the French Revolution? In this essay, I will try and investigate whether Napoleon Bonaparte brought a positive change to France or was he just another tyrant.

to make a name for him in 1793 when Toulon had revolted against the Revolution. He was awarded as a Brigadier General at the age of 24 after his successful win over the British and Spanish fleets in t ...

(13 pages) 43 0 5.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

Personal Insight From Us History Class of James Carroll's : An American Requim

ir Force Office of Special investigation, or OSI. So at age 37, Joseph Carroll, was commission as a Brigadier General, at the age of 37, making him the Youngest General in the US. He would later becom ...

(5 pages) 616 0 5.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

US Civil War at Manassas Station~ Battle of Bullrun

ntation of American Civil War came about at Manassas and was known as the First Battle of Bull Run. Brigadier General Irvin McDowell was the Union army commander who was stationed in Washington. He wa ... he battle with the south is easier to achieve and a major military defeat maybe faced by the North. Brigadier General Irwin Mc Dowell was ordered by Abraham Lincoln to engage in the battle with the Co ...

(9 pages) 0 0 0.0 Feb/2013

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History