Dent, S. Hubert letters (1861-1865)

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Creator:Dent, S. H. (Stouten Hubert), 1833-1917
Creator:Dent, Anna Young
Creator:Thornton, Linda
Title:Dent, S. Hubert letters (1861-1865)
Description:

Letters from Hubert S. Dent to wife Anna B. Young Dent in Eufaula, Alabama. Dent, a Maryland native, practiced law in Eufaula, Alabama from 1856-1861. He enlisted in the Eufaula Rifles and became adjutant of the 1st Alabama Infantry in 1861. In April 1862, he joined the newly-formed Robertson's Battery, later called Dent's Battery when he became its captain in 1863. After the war, he returned to Eufaula, where he entered business and practiced law.

Types:Text
Subjects:Atlanta Campaign, 1864 | Franklin, Battle of, Franklin, Tenn., 1864 | Shiloh (Tenn.), Battle of, 1862 | Confederate States of America. Army. Alabama Artillery. Kolb's Battery | Confederate States of America. Army. Alabama Infantry Regiment, 1st | Confederate States of America. Army. Alabama Infantry Regiment, 39th | Confederate States of America. Army. Dent's Battery | Confederate States of America. Army. Eufaula Light Artillery | United States--History-- Civil War, 1861-1865 | Peoples--Military Life | Government and Politics--Military | Tennessee | Alabama
Collection:Auburn University Libraries' Civil War Letters
Institution:Auburn University Libraries
Contributors:Auburn University. Library. Special Collections and Archives
Original Material:

S. H. Dent Papers

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