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Victory for VMI: The Battle of New Market

Victory for VMI: The Battle of New Market: Major General John C. Breckinridge

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Confederate Regulation ‘Yellow’ Lieutenants Kepi of George J. Pratt, Company H, 18th Virginia Cavalry. The only known surviving example of a Cavalry Officer's Kepi made of yellow wool per 1862 regulations. Bands of gold bullion quatrefoil for rank of First Lieutenant. Served under General John Imboden from Gettysburg in 1863 to serving with the VMI Cadets in the battle of New Market, and through the Shenandoah Valley campaigns.

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The Battle of New Market and Darbytown, which was part of the greater Richmond - Petersburg Campaign occurred on October 7th 1864.

Crim, Eliza Clinedinst. A woman of the Civil War era. Eliza Clinedinst Crim, b. 1838 d. 1931, (Mother Crim), who helped to care for wounded cadets after the Battle of New Market in May 1864. Tinted copy of a photo taken ca. 1864. Virginia Military Institute (VMI) Online Photograph Database

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"Three Medals of Honor Battle of New Market Heights" by Don Troiani. The 6th United States Colored Troops at the Battle of New Market Heights; Petersburg, VA; Sept 29, 1864.

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Note:(Stonewall) Jackson's ancestors lived in areas that are now part of West Virginia, once part of Virginia. The modern designation (WV) is used in the following genealogy. West Virginia did not become a separate state until 1863.