The Schroeder Books
by Herb S. Crumb & Katherine Dhalle
The book details the role of the Union Artillery during the War, from the
enlistment of Battery D, 1st NY Lt. Artillery through the Battle of Chattanooga.
After enlisting at Watertown, NY, Osborn recruited men for Battery D from
Jefferson, St. Lawrence, and Lewis Counties, NY.
Osbornís observations on command decisions and generalship and his appraisals of McClellan, Hooker, Sherman, Grant and others are particularly insightful. His letters include the battles of Williamsburg, Seven Pines, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville & Chattanooga. 224 pgs, 6" x 9", hardcover, Illustrations, Maps, Index, Footnotes, pH neutral paper. Copyright 1993. Price: $24.95. ISBN-0-9622393-4-8.
|No Middle Ground:
Thomas Ward Osborn's Letters From the Field (1862-1864)
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