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Michael Maloney. He emigrated from Ireland to Minnesota, where he was drafted into the Union Army in 1864. His regiment served mainly in Georgia. He survived the war and died at age 54 in 1884.

Clayton was a woman who fought on the Union side during the civil war disguised as a man.

Albert Cashier was born Jennie Irene Hodgers in 1843. In 1862, Hodgers disguised herself as a man and enlisted in the 95th Illinois Infantry Regiment under the name Albert Cashier. The regiment was under Ulysses S. Grant and fought in over 40 battles. Cashier managed to remain undetected as the other soldiers thought she was just small & preferred to be alone. Cashier was captured in battle but managed to escape back to Union lines after overpowering a guard. She fought through the war.

Sylvester Magee - reported to be the last Union veteran died on 21 October 1971 in Marion County, Mississippi at the age of 130 (born 29 May 1841). He was present at the fall of Vicksburg and pressed into service in the Union Army.

Confederate Veteran ... a number of blacks served in the Confederate Army as soldiers. Historians and students of history agree that blacks served by the thousands in the Confederate Army, but they will dispute, however, that these blacks served as soldiers, and will dismiss their service as that of servants attached to the Army. Not so however.

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John Bell Hood was the Confederate Army’s youngest General

Civil War Photo CSA Confederate General John Bell Hood. A ferocious fighter....known, even in his day, for those sad looking eyes.

Lt. George A. Custer has photo taken with ex-classmate, friend and captured Confederate prisoner, Lt. J.B. Washington, aide to Gen. Johnston at Fair Oaks.

Robert E. Lee, around age 38, and his son William Henry Fitzhugh Lee, around age 8, c.1845

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The Civil War warriors: Fascinating photographs of the Union generals who kept the U.S. together 150 years ago

James B. McPherson (1828-1864), who died at the Battle of Atlanta, was one the highest-ranking Union soldiers killed in the war - The Civil War warriors: Fascinating photographs of the Union generals who kept the U.S. together 150 years ago http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2119084/The-Civil-War-warriors-Fascinating-photographs-Union-generals-kept-U-S-150-years-ago.html