James Jay Archer (December 19, 1817 – October 24, 1864) was a lawyer and an officer in the United States Army during the Mexican-American War, and he later served as a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Taken as a prisoner of war at the Battle of Gettysburg, Archer was the first general officer captured from Gen. Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia. He was captured on the first day at Gettysburg.
Doubleday- General Abner Doubleday of the Union Army during the American Civil War. He fired the first shot in defense of Fort Sumter, the opening battle of the war.
John Brown Gordon (February 6, 1832 – January 9, 1904) was one of Robert E. Lee's most trusted Confederate generals during the American Civil War. After the war, he was a strong opponent of Reconstruction and is thought by some to have been the titular leader of the Ku Klux Klan in Georgia during the late 1860s. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a U.S. Senator from 1873 to 1880, and again from 1891–1897. He also served as the 53rd Governor of Georgia from 1886 to 1890.
Lewis "Lew" Wallace (1827 – 1905) was a lawyer, Union general in the Civil War, territorial governor and statesman, politician and author born in Brookville, Indiana. He wrote Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, which has been called "the most influential Christian book of the nineteenth century."
Henry Baxter was a general in the Union Army. At the Battle of Gettysburg, his brigade (2nd Division, 2nd Brigade, 1st Corp) resisted a Confederate assault from parts of Maj. Gen. Robert E. Rodes's division and held the north flank of the Union position for much of the day before retiring due to lack of ammunition.