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The Battle of Belmont

Grant strikes South

by Nathaniel Cheairs Hughes

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Belmont, Battle of, Belmont, Mo., 1861.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-295) and index.

    StatementNathaniel Cheairs Hughes, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE472.28 .H84 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 310 p. :
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1868115M
    ISBN 100807819689
    LC Control Number90026401
    OCLC/WorldCa22906891

      Read "The Battle of Belmont" by Greg Schroeder available from Rakuten Kobo. A short military history of Ulysses S Grant's first major command Brand: Greg Schroeder. The Battle of Belmont was fought on November 7, , in Mississippi County, Missouri. It was the first combat test in the American Civil War for Brig. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, the future Union Army general in chief and eventual U.S. president; Grant's troops in this battle were the "nucleus" of the Union Army of the Tennessee.. On November 6, Grant moved by riverboat from Cairo, Illinois, to.

    Battle of Belmont Hi, my minor alteration of the summary table of the Battle of Belmont article was incorrectly reversed by you for no reason given. My minor edit changed the incorrect summary that the Battle of Belmont was a "Union victory", when it in fact was not and no book C: This article has been rated as C-Class on the .   : The Battle of Belmont: Grant Strikes South: Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press []. First edition. First printing. Hardbound. NEW, in dust jacket, very fine/very fine in all respects. A pristine unread copy. (Smoke-free, no defects.) Comes with archival-quality mylar dust jacket protector. Removed from original shrinkwrapp only to check bibliographical info. /5(24).

    The battle of Belmont was the first battle in the western theater of the Civil War and, more importantly, the first battle of the war fought by Ulysses S. Grant. It set a pattern for warfare not only in the Mississippi Valley but at Fort Donelson and Shiloh as : The University of North Carolina Press. THE BATTLE OF BELMONT.; A Complete National Victory Claimed by Gen. Grant. Abandonment of Belmont by the Rebels. A Loss of Three Hundred and Fifty Killed Acknowledged by Them.


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Map on a sign at Columbus Belmont State Park showing the different areas and routes taken by troops during the Battle of Belmont. Click for a larger image. Union Brigadier General Ulysses S.

Grant organized a force of 3, men in Cairo, Illinois for a battle at Columbus and Fort DeRussey to prevent Confederate forces from advancing into Missouri. Union losses for the Battle of Belmont numbered killed, wounded, and captured/missing. In the fighting, Polk's command lost killed, wounded, and captured/missing.

Though Grant had achieved his objective of destroying the camp, the Confederates claimed Belmont as a victory. Battle of Belmont, 7 Novemberan early battle in the career of U.S. Grant Home - Book Shop - Wars - Battles - Biographies - Timeline - Weapons - Blog - Full Index - Subjects - Concepts - Country - Documents - Pictures & Maps.

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