The Second United States Sharpshooters in the Civil War: A History and Roster

The Second United States Sharpshooters in the Civil War: A History and Roster

By: Gerald L. Earley (author)Paperback

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Description

The Second U.S. Sharpshooters was a hodgepodge regiment, composed of companies raised in several New England states. The regiment was trained for a specific mission and armed with specially ordered breech-loading target rifles. This book covers the origin, recruitment, training, and battle record of the regiment and features 32 photographs, four battlefield maps, and a regimental roster.

About Author

Gerald L. Earley is a lifelong student of the Civil War and has personally visited all the major battlefields of the Second U.S. Sharpshooters. He is a graduate of Wichita State University and a veteran of the Vietnam War.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780786495467
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 253
  • ID: 9780786495467
  • ISBN10: 0786495464

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