Category Archives: Carter’s Brigade

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Benjamin F. Birdwell, Company E, 28th Tennessee Infantry

Benjamin F. Birdwell of the Tennessee 28th Infantry was my great great grandfather and he lost his left arm up to his elbow at Franklin. He was captured by the Union and then sent to Camp Chase near Columbus, Ohio. … Continue reading

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Joshua Denton Phillips, Company A, 16th Tennessee Infantry

Joshua Denton Phillips was a member of Company A, 16th Tennessee Infantry, Cheatham’s Corp, Brown’s Division, Maney’s Brigade. In winter quarters, after the Battle of Stones River¬†, there was a contest to see who was the best shot. According to … Continue reading

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John Alexander Brogden, Company H, 16th Tennessee Infantry

My G/G Grandfather Pvt. John Alexander Brogden 16th Tn Inf. CSA somehow survived the battle. Claiborne Brogden 27th Alabama Inf. a distant relative. Submitted by John V. Brogden 16thtn@bellsouth.net Notes: John Alexander Brogden is not in CWD for any unit.

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