Federal soldier

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Noun1.Federal soldier - a member of the Union Army during the American Civil WarFederal soldier - a member of the Union Army during the American Civil War
Yank, Yankee, Northerner - an American who lives in the North (especially during the American Civil War)
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In some way, during the war, by running away and following the Federal soldiers, it seems, he found his way into the new state of West Virginia.
Private Phil Dodd spurred his horse to the general's rescue, and shot the Federal soldier who was so close upon him, thus enabling General Forrest to draw his other pistol, with which he killed another of the group" (Hurst, p.
32) Moreover, the presence of a Federal soldier at the far right in The
Until recently, many of the women of Diez de Mayo had never even seen a federal soldier.
His sole offense was that he has been a Federal soldier.
An article in the October 23, 1917, issue of the Jackson Daily Clarion-Ledger entitled "Old Federal Soldier Visits Capitol City" sheds more light on the plundering of the city.
At least three federal soldiers were killed and two others were injured, regional and federal military commanders told Arab News.
In front of me, the very first wave of federal soldiers was given the command to go into the cornfield.
Federal soldiers were immediately alerted and raced to the infirmary.
After Federal soldiers burned the Marshall County Court House at Holly Springs, the Methodist Episcopal Church was confiscated and used as a military court until the end of the war.
Shiite militias, federal soldiers, Kurdish troops and Sunni Arab tribes have been battling IS for weeks in some areas but have been unable to clinch a decisive victory.

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