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...
January 8, 1821,
Edgefield District, South Carolina
January 2, 1904
James Longstreet, and it was arguably an avoidable mistake from which the
Southern war effort never fully recovered psychologically. The farthest point
Confederate general James Longstreet achieved many victories during the Civil
War, but some came to blame him for the South's loss. Learn more at ...
Mar 12, 2009 ... James Longstreet was a Confederate General who served as Robert E. Lee's
second-in-command for most of Lee's tenure as commander of ...
Departing West Point, Longstreet
was commissioned as a brevet second lieutenant and assigned the 4th US Infantry at Jefferson Barracks, MO.
- Mexican-American War:
While there, Longstreet
met Maria Louisa Garland whom he would marry in 1848. In the co... More »
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“Brig. Gen. James Longstreet was then a most striking figure, about forty ... James
Longstreet, probably shortly ...... “The U.S. – Mexican War Interactive Timeline.”.
CWPT's biography of Confederate Civil War General James Longstreet.
Confederate General James Longstreet is one of the more controversial figures
of the American Civil War. When the secession crisis emerged, Longstreet ...
James Longstreet was one of the main generals in the Confederate Army during
the Civil War.
Confederate General James Longstreet Robert E. Lees second in command. ...
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