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General George A. Custer’s Report on the Appomattox Campaign

On March 29th, 1865, Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant began the initial movements of the final campaign of the Civil War. Grant ordered his cavalry commander, Major General Philip Sheridan, to move toward Dinwiddie...


George A. Custer Quick Facts

Name Meaning George is of Greek origin meaning “farmer” Vital Stats Birthday:  December 5th, 1839 Birth Name: George Armstrong Custer Birthplace:  New Rumley, Ohio Date of Death:  June 25th, 1876 Cause:  Killed in action...