Union Army

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Noun1.Union Army - the northern army during the American Civil WarUnion Army - the northern army during the American Civil War
army, ground forces, regular army - a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
blue - any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue; "the Union army was a vast blue"
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The name lived up to that grim sobriquet in September 1863 when the Union Army of the Cumberland and Confederate Army of Tennessee waged a sprawling bloody combat along the banks of West Chickamauga Creek.
8 million Kazakhs went to front in World War II within the Soviet Union army while almost half of them couldn't return their homes.
Nearly half of Germans surveyed in a new poll welcome a proposal by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker for a joint European Union army, but almost as many object.
Available in paperback, hardcover, and ebook formats, Citizen-General: Jacob Dolson Cox and the Civil War Era is the biography of a civilian--Jacob Dolson Cox, a former divinity student who lacked any formal military training--who suddenly became a commander in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
His son, Daniel Butterfield, became a general in the Union Army during the Civil War and won our highest military decoration, the Congressional Medal of Honor.
Clay Crawford, prison escapee, Union Army officer, pretend millionaire, phony physician and the most respected man in Macon, Georgia.
Prime Minister Mykola Azarov has opened memorable signs to twice Heroes of the Soviet Union Army General Ivan Chernyakhovsky and Marshal of Armored Forces Pavlo Rybalko on the Alley of Warriors Glory in the park of Eternal Glory in Kyiv.
The Union Army had 650 medical officers and 1,000 ambulances, and each brigade and division had its own hospitals and medical staff.
Which Union army hero served twice as US president?
Well, just speaking provincially, he was responsible for the deaths of almost 5,000 New Hampshiremen alone--men who died serving in the Union army during the Civil War, one of the most brutal, ruthless wars ever fought.
who escaped slavery in 1858 and enlisted in the Union Army in Hartford, Conn.
founded on this date in 1888 by former slave and Union Army veteran William Washington Browne.

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