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General Henry Lewis Benning

This Was a Man

by Dave Dameron

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Iberian .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Army,
  • Benning, Henry L,
  • Biography,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Columbus (Ga.),
  • Confederate States of America,
  • Generals,
  • Georgia,
  • History,
  • Judges,
  • Supreme Court,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11504221M
    ISBN 100935931805
    ISBN 109780935931808

    Scope and Content Note. The collection consists of a letter on State of Georgia executive letterhead bearing the Executive Department seal: dated Atlanta, Georgia, February 7, , to General (H. L. Benning), signed P.W. Alexander, regarding the possibility of a judge's seat becoming available in . The U.S. Army A-Z index for installations, commands, organizations and more. Book M Land deeds Bullitt Co., KY 27 Nov One of these children was Pleasant Moon Benning, father of Confederate General Henry Lewis Benning of Columbus, for whom the mighty Fort Benning is named. The Benning and Cobb Family of Georgia produced many great and well-known men and women of Georgia history.


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Jul 15,  · Henry L. Benning was a jurist who became associate justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia in the s. He then became a vocal advocate for secession and earned the rank of brigadier general during the Civil War ().

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David Dameron This biography is the premier and definitive story of Georgia's stalwart judge, statesman, and military commander. General Henry Lewis Benning, This Was A Man A Biography Of Georgia's Supreme Court Justice And Confederate General. Ask a question about this product.

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Affectionately known as "Old Rock," General Henry. Assistant Adjutant-General. MAJOR: In obedience to an order from the headquarters of this division, I have the honor to submit to you the following report of the operations of this brigade since it left Culpeper Court-House for the other side of the Potomac: HENRY L.

BENNING, Brigadier-General. RETURN TO BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG CONFEDERATE. Daughter Sarah (Sally) Cobb was married to John Benning, a descendant of Huguenot Francois Benin of Manakintowne, Virginia.

They became the parents of several children. One of these children was Pleasant Moon Benning, father of Confederate General Henry Lewis Benning of Columbus, for whom the mighty Fort Benning is named.

Associate Justice, Georgia Supreme Court Georgia General Assembly Artist: Bjorn Egeli () Donor: Grandsons Location: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Henry Lewis Benning was born in Columbia County, Georgia, the son of Pleasant Moon Benning and Malinda Meriwether White, planters.

In he graduated with. What may surprise you is that ten high-profile U.S. Army facilities were named after Confederate military leaders and those names were chosen for bases opened during World War I or World War II.

Capt. John Anthony Benning / Jean Antoine Benin, French Huguenot, French $ Indian War patriot, & Revolutionary War patriot was born 10 Dec in Manakintowne, King William Parish, Henrico County, VA.

His parents were French Huguenots Antoine Benin (c. Bet. & )and Elizabeth Jones/Journay (leboostcamp.comal ID: · View Source. General Henry Lewis Benning described his brigade of Southern warriors as men who would simply not give up, even in the face of overwhelming odds.

Comprised of the Second, Fifteenth (covered in Volume 1), Seventeenth, and Twentieth infantry regiments, Benning's Brigade consisted entirely of. Oct 05,  · General Henry Lewis Benning described his brigade of Southern warriors as men who would simply not give up, even in the face of overwhelming odds.

Comprised of the Second, Fifteenth (covered in Volume 1), Seventeenth, and Twentieth infantry Pages: They stood in formation on October 19 christening the new post “Camp Benning” in honor of a local Confederate General, Henry Lewis Benning.

Unlike most temporary training facilities created in haste during the Great War, Camp Benning survived postwar budget cuts to. Media in category "Henry L.

Benning" The following 6 files are in this category, out of 6 leboostcamp.comy of citizenship: United States of America. David Dameron is the author of Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II ( avg rating, 6 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Battle of Co /5.

Fort Benning Ga - U.s. Army Infantry Training Center Book And Pic - Company A $ Matt Benning Signed Edmonton Oilers Hockey Puck Autographed 1a. $ Matt Benning Edmonton Oilers Framed 15x17 Collage W A Piece Of Game-used Puck. April 02, Henry L. Benning Born Image Credits Disunited States Or The Southern Confederacy Library of Congress Library of Congress, Prints &.

David Dameron’s most popular book is A Guide to the Battles of the American Revolution. David Dameron has 12 books on Goodreads with ratings. David Dameron’s most popular book is A Guide to the Battles of the American Revolution. Henry Lewis Benning was born in Columbia County, Georgia, the son of Pleasant Moon Benning and Malinda Meriwether White, planters.

In he graduated with honors from the University of Georgia, Athens. Soon afterward he moved to Columbus, where he was admitted to the bar. Fort Benning Facts: The post is named after Henry Lewis Benning, a prominent Columbus citizen and Civil War General; More thantroop are trained at Fort Benning annually.

The post covers more thanacres and it is divided into four parts - Main. A biography of Henry Lewis Benning (), Georgia states-man, lawyer, associate justice of the Georgia supreme court. A Confeder-ate general, he fought at Malvern Hill, Second Bull Run, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Gettysburg, Knoxville, Chickamauga, the Wilderness, Petersburg, and was present at.

Oct 06,  · In the South. in the years before the Civil War, it would have been difficult to find a more zealous advocate for slavery than Henry Lewis Benning. Henry Benning was a prominent secessionist politician from Georgia who also served long and well in the Confederate army. Born in in Columbia County, and educated at the University of Georgia (graduating first in his class), Benning worked as a lawyer and served six years as a justice on the Georgia Supreme Court.

Henry Lewis Benning (April 2, – July 10, ) was a lawyer, legislator, judge on the Georgia Supreme Court, and a Confederate general during the American Civil War.

He is also noted for the U.S. Army 's Fort Benning, which was named in his leboostcamp.com of birth: Columbia County, Georgia. Fort Benning's vision is to be At the request of the Columbus Rotary Club, the camp was named in honor of Confederate General Henry Lewis Benning, a Columbus native many thought was the area's.

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Henry L. Benning Civil War Materials are now Available Online Dick Eastman · February 16, · History. By the beginning ofBenning rose to the rank of brigadier general.

His regiment was the first part of the Army of Northern Virginia under Robert E. Lee and later under Braxton Bragg in the Army of Tennessee. After the war, Benning returned to Columbus and resumed the practice of law, dying on his way to the court in Jun 08,  · Henry Lewis Benning, Brigadier General, commanding brigade.

(son) Seaborn Jones Benning, assistant adjutant general on his father’s staff, present at Gettysburg, named after Henry L. Benning’s father-in-law, Seaborn Jones Jr. (brother-in-law).

November 19, Henry Lewis Benning Speech Supporting Secession. After Georgia governor Joseph E. Brown had delivered his special message to the Georgia General Assembly the previous week, the possibility of secession was the talk of the town - and of the state in general.

Support for secession was far from unanimous; many thought it prudent to wait and see what President Abraham Lincoln. Sep 01,  · General Henry Lewis Benning described his brigade of Southern warriors as men who would simply not give up, even in the face of overwhelming odds.

Comprised of the Second, Fifteenth (covered in Volume 1), Seventeenth, and Twentieth infantry regiments, Benning's Brigade consisted entirely of Georgia volunteers.5/5(1).

Jul 02,  · Forty years ago, as a doctoral graduate student at Emory University, I received invitation to write about several Confederate generals for The Dictionary of Georgia Biography (2 vols., Athens, ). One of those whom I chose was Henry Lewis Benning, Continue reading →. Speech of Henry Benning to the Virginia Convention (18 February ) I have been appointed by the Convention of the State of Georgia, to present to this Convention, the ordinance of secession of Georgia, and further, to invite Virginia, through this Convention to join Georgia and the other seceded States in the formation of a Southern.

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All the novels written by her are mostly in the German language. Hence, they had to be translated into the English language for the readers outside of Germany can also read and enjoy them.History of Fort Benning. Named after Brigadier General Henry L. Benning, Fort Benning was first established in October as Camp Benning.

It covers overacres of land, with a billeting space for over 94, enlisted persons and 3, officers. It has also served as the Home of .