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by A. P. Case,Patrick A. Schroeder

eBook The Highest Praise of Gallantry: Memorials of David T. Jenkins of the 146th New York Infantry  oneida Cavalry download ISBN: 1889246174
Author: A. P. Case,Patrick A. Schroeder
Publisher: Schroeder Publications (October 1, 2001)
Language: English
Pages: 72
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The Highest praise of gallantry : memorials of David T. Jenkins & James E. Jenkins of the 146th New York Infantry & Oneida Cavalry. Schroeder, Patrick A. "The Highest Praise of Gallantry": the Memorials of David J. Jenkins and James E. Jenkins. Daleville, Va. Schroeder Publications, 2001, 1889. Notes on the taking and holding of Little Round Top at Gettysburg. Daleville, VA: Schroeder Publications, 2001. Shepard, Norton C. Out of the wilderness : the Civil War memoir of Corporal Norton C. Shepard, 146th New York Volunteer Infantry. Williams, George Forester.

The 146th New York took part in the defense of Gettysburg's Little Round . New Material and Preface by Patrick A. Schroeder. Foreword by Brian C. Pohanka

The 146th New York took part in the defense of Gettysburg's Little Round Top-their dress made them conspicuous on that strategic, boulder-strewn summit. In January 1864, both the 140th New York and 155th Pennsylvania were also issued distinctive variations of the Zouave uniform-thus with the 146th, formed the Fifth Corps' Zouave Brigade. Their dead included Colonel David T. Jenkins and Major Henry H. Curran-their bodies consumed in the holocaust of flame. Pohanka. The book is 768 pages with 155 new photographs and biographical sketches.

Memorials of David T. Jenkins of the 146th New York Infantry and Oneida Cavalry. This memorial volume was dedicated to two brothers-David and James Jenkins-who served in the distinguished 146th New York Zouaves (Fifth Oneida).

The Highest Praise of Gallantry : The Memorials of David T. David became colonel of this hard-fighting outfit, and James commanded Co. H. The brothers hailed from Vernon in Oneida County.

146th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment. Redirected from 146th New York Volunteer Infantry). The 146th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment, nicknamed Garrard's Tigers, was a Federal regiment mustered on October 10, 1862, and was mustered out on July 16, 1865. The regiment was raised and organized in Rome New york, and was known as the 5th Oneida Regiment.

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Books by Pierson Case. The Highest Praise of Gallantry Memorials of David T. Jenkins of the 146th New York Infantry & oneida Cavalry by A. Pierson Case, Patrick A. Schroeder Paperback, 72 Pages, Published 2001 by Schroeder Publications ISBN-13: 978-1-889246-17-8, ISBN: 1-889246-17-4.

The 146th New York Infantry was recruited in Oneida County New York during the late summer of 1862 by Colonel Kenner Garrard and were given the nickname the "5th Oneida Regiment. The regiment first went to war wearing the standard issue blue uniform of the Federal Army and in June of 1863 were issued the Light blue and yellow trimmed Zouave uniform seen here. The 146th New York wore this uniform as they helped defend Little Round Top during the battle of Gettysburg and throughout the remainder of their service in the American Civil War.

This memorial volume was dedicated to two brothers-David and James Jenkins-who served in the distinguished 146th New York Zouaves (Fifth Oneida). David became colonel of this hard-fighting outfit, and James commanded Co. H. The brothers hailed from Vernon in Oneida County.

David, a 26-year-old lawyer and a skilled engineer who had graduated from Rensselear Polytechnic Institute, helped recruit the 117th New York Infantry (Fourth Oneida), before taking the field as a first lieutenant and adjutant of the 146th. He quickly rose to the rank of colonel. Leading the Zouaves of the 146th in a desperate charge at Saunders Field at the Battle of the Wilderness on May 5, 1864, David was twice wounded. The last that was ever seen of him, he was holding himself up with his sword and encouraging his men. He disappeared amidst the smoke and fury of battle, and his body was never recovered.

James was a 20-year-old Hamilton College student when the war began. He left his classes to become an officer in the Oneida Cavalry-an independent company that had the distinguished honor of being posted to the headquarters guard of the Army of the Potomac. James transferred to the 146th and was wounded in the neck by a sharpshooter while engaged on Little Round Top at Gettysburg, on July 2, 1863. Late in 1864, James returned to command the Oneida Cavalry and served to the end of the war.

The original printing of this book (1889) came about largely through the efforts of A. Pierson Case-a first lieutenant and quartermaster of the 146th. He personally knew the Jenkins boys and thought much of them. Not only did he pay tribute to his departed gallant friends, he gives an informative and concise history of the 146th, replete with anecdotes, that makes for entertaining reading. The memorials, written to eulogize the Jenkins brothers, tender ample tribute to their patriotic nature. This reprint will ensure that their sacrifices and courageous exploits will not be forgotten. These two soldiers deserved "the highest praise of gallantry."

This is a 72-page, perfect bound, soft cover book with 28 photographs, and one map.