Reminiscences of William G. Allen

134 Pages, 8.5"x11", Full Name Index, Perfect Bound, Softcover, TN-1156, $30.00

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This 8.5"x11" oversized publication contains a wealth of information for the historian or researcher of McKenzie's 5th Tennessee Regiment. Concentrating primarily on Tennessee troop movements, each wonderful 'tidbit' is a personal recollection, packed with names and data. Most of the articles appearing in this volume were originally published in the Dayton Herald.

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January, 1864. Our Brigade was at Camp Wharton at Cave Springs, Georgia, recruiting our horses. A heavy snow fell, Colonel Montgomery secured a boarding place for me here.

Our brigade was organized as follows: First Tennessee, Colonel Joseph T. Wheeler; Second Tennessee, Colonel H.M. Ashby; Fifth Tennessee, Colonel G.W. McKenzie; Fourth Tennessee, Colonel Baxter Smith.

Lieutenant Colonel Paul Anderson commanded these four regiments, made Colonel Asby Brigade Colonel. Terries Brigade was the 8th Texas. Colonel Raser commanded the 11th Texas; Colonel Terry 3rd Arkansas, Colonel Hobson the 9th Tennessee Battalion; Colonel Lewis commanded by Major Aiken. *( Continues with military action )*

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