This site is dedicated to and in memory of my great grandfather,
"Private William Franklin Thompson"
of Company "M" which became 2nd Company "H".
|Preamble||Regimental History||5th Tennessee Movement's|
|Organization at Union City & Columbus, Ky.||Aug. 5 to Oct 14, 1861|
|Evacuation of Columbus, Ky.||March 2-3, 1862|
|Madrid Bend & Island No. 10||Feb. 28 to April 8,1862|
|Pittsburg Landing, Tenn., Battle of Shiloh||April 6-7, 1862|
|Fortification & Evacuation
of Corinth, Miss.
|April 29 to May 30, 1862|
|Chattanooga, Tenn.||Aug. 16, to Sept. 22, 1863|
|Battle of Perryville||Oct. 8, 1862|
|Battle of Stone's River/Murfreesboro, Tenn.||Dec. 26, to Jan. 5, 1863|
|Shelbyville, Guy's Gap, Tenn.||Jan. 3, to June 28, 1863|
|Battle of Chickamauga, Ga.||Sept. 19-21, 1863|
|Battle of Missionary Ridge, Tenn.||Nov. 24-25, 1863|
|Dalton to Atlanta, Ga||?|
|"Dead Angle," the Seige of Atlanta, Ga.||July 22 to Aug. 25, 1864|
|Battle of Jonesboro, Ga.||Aug. 31 to Sept. 1, 1864|
|Spring Hill and Battle of Franklin, Tenn.||Nov. 29 - 30, 1864|
|Nashville, Tenn||Dec. 15 - 16, 1864|
|Corinth, Mississippi||Jan. 5, 1865|
|Bentonville, North Carolina||March 19, 1865|
|Surrender at Greensboro, North Carolina||April 26, 1865|
|Paroled at Greensboro, North Carolina||May 1, 1865|
|5th Tennessee Regimental Roster||General's||HQ Field & Staff||Unit Officers||Unit Enlisted Men|
|Biography's of its men.||Supporting Document's & Map's of the 5th.|
|Recipients of the Medal of Honor|
!!! SPECIAL !!!
What do you think the military paid for equipment and rations in 1864?
Would you like to find out?
OFFICE BOARD COMMISSIONERS FOR IMPRESSMENT FOR TENNESSEE
Report by: William E. Travis, Commissioner
Former Commanding Officer of the 5th Tennessee Infantry
Take a PEEK here!
!!! ALSO !!!
HOUSEHOLD MEDICATIONS, MID 1800's
Did You Know!
There were three (3), 5th Tennessee Infantry Regiments organized in 1861/1862?
To learn more about this oddity, click here for more information.
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