Who was the quartermaster general of the u.s. at the start of the civil war?

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The Quartermaster General of the U.S. at the start of the Civil War which began on April 12th, 1861(History.com), was Brigadier General Joseph E. Johnston. He only served as Quartermaster General from June of 1860 till the end of April 1861 according to the U.S. Army Quartermaster Foundation website. Shortly after the Civil War began however, Brigadier General Montgomery C. Meigs was appointed in May of 1861.
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