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James Longstreet - Wikipedia


James Longstreet (January 8, 1821 – January 2, 1904) was one of the foremost Confederate ..... On the night of July 2, Longstreet did not follow his usual custom of meeting Gen. Lee at his hea...

James Longstreet - Civil War Trust


CWPT's biography of Confederate Civil War General James Longstreet. ... Longstreet did, however, rejoin Lee's Army for the second invasion of the North and ...

James Longstreet - American Civil War - HISTORY.com


Did You Know? Before the Civil War, James Longstreet was a good friend of Union General Ulysses S. Grant, and even attended Grant's wedding in 1848.

James Longstreet (1821-1904) | New Georgia Encyclopedia


Oct 19, 2006 ... A veteran of the Mexican War (1846-48) and a Republican politician, James Longstreet was one of the most prominent and controversial ...

"Never Was I So Depressed": James Longstreet and Pickett's Charge


Born in South Carolina in 1821, James Longstreet was an 1842 graduate of West .... Longstreet later wrote that Lee, "knew that I did not believe that success was ...

U. S. Civil War Photographs - James Longstreet


James Longstreet was born in Edgefield, South Carolina on January 8, 1821. ... some writers have concluded that Longstreet did not give full attention to his ...

Longstreet, James (1821–1904) - Encyclopedia Virginia


Mar 12, 2009 ... James Longstreet was a Confederate General who served as Robert ... defeat, one that did not call into question southern manhood or the loss of God's grace. .... wife of forty-one years, Maria Louisa Garland Longstreet, dies.

James Longstreet Biography


James Longstreet (1821-1904). Born in Edgefield District, South Carolina, January 8, 1821, the son of a farmer, Longstreet spent his early years in Augusta,  ...

Maria Louise Garland Longstreet - Civil War Women


Mar 23, 2009 ... photograph of wife of General James Longstreet, Maria Louise Garland ..... Longstreet never saw Robert E. Lee again, although they did ...

Confederate General James Longstreet - American Civil War


Confederate General James Longstreet Robert E. Lees second in command. ... They did not return to Virginia until the following May when Longstreet led them into .... with a solid one-piece wood stock, painted steel barrel and die-cast parts.

James Longstreet died at the age of 82 on January 2, 1904.
James Longstreet was a career soldier who served as a lieutenant general in the Confederate States Army (CSA) during the U.S. Civil War. Longstreet grew up in Georgia and Alabama, graduated from the military academy at West Point (1842) and served the Uni... More>>
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James Longstreet - General - Biography.com


Apr 2, 2014 ... Confederate general James Longstreet achieved many victories during ... That charge resulted in heavy casualties, and did not keep the South ...

James Longstreet | HistoryNet


Facts, information and articles about James Longstreet, a Confederate General ... Longstreet knew early on the morning they were to attack, but did little to ...

James Longstreet - About North Georgia


Biography of Confederate General James Longstreet, who grew up near ... a location of which he had little knowledge and under circumstances which did not favor ..... the Union veterans along Pennsylvania Avenue, and then I will die happy.