Guide To Civil War Field Fortifications Boyaux

Figures in bold refer to illustrations abatis 21,22,23,24,52 artillery

24-pounders 13,33 32-pounders 33

barbette carriages 4, 13, 29, 33, 53 emplacements 13-14, 14, 15,27,53,54 Parrott rifles 53 Atlanta 19-20,24,41

barricades 20-1,21,31

bastions 10,14,15

Battery Wagner 25

blindage 18,18

blockhouses 10-13,10,11,12

Bloody Angle, Battle of (1864) 44-5, 45

boyaux 23-4

Bragg, Gen. Braxton 40,41

breastworks 20,20,25

Butler, Maj. Gen. Benjamin F. 26

Carnot walls 24 casemates 14, 16, 18 cavaliers 21

Chancellorsville, Battle of (1863) 4

Chattanooga, siege of (1863) 38^*0, 38

chevaux-de-frise 23,24-5,24

Cold Harbor 5,21,47,61

Colonial National Historic Park 61-2

counterscarp galleries 18-19

counterscarps 13, 22, 23

covered ways 21

Crater, Battle of the (1864) 5,48

cremaillere lines 9

ditches 8,22,23,25

Early, Gen.Jubal A. 43 Elk Horn Tavern (Pea Ridge), Battle of (1862) 20 Ewell, Gen. Richard S. 44

fascines 18,18,22,23 Fort

Albany 26 Bennett 26 Blakeley 9 Clifton 6 Corcoran 13,26 Davis 17 Haggerty 26 Hardeman 42

Harrison (Burnham) 16,36,58 Lincoln 16,62 McAllister 42,42 McPherson 21 Magruder 33,34,62

Marcy 62 Mouton 38,39

Phelps 8

Pickens 24

Pocahontas 61

Pulaski 18

Richardson 32

Runyon 19,26

Sanders 40, 40

Sedgwick 13,18,25,48,52,52 Slemmer 4

Stedman 50-1,52,56,59 Stevens (Richmond) 61 Stevens (Washington, DC) 16, 29, 46,47, 62

Totten 29,62

Ward Museum & Historic Site 62 Whipple 59,62 Fortress Rosecrans 9, 10, I 1, 63 fraises 22,23,25,25 Fredericksburg, Battle of (1862) 4 Fredericksburg-Spotsylvania National Military Park 62

gabionades 17,18 gabions 17-18,18,22,23,28 Gettysburg, Battle of (1863) 4 glacis 19,21,22,23 gorges 19

Grant, Gen. Ulysses S.

in the field 36, 38,41,43,44-5,47,48 and fortifications 6, 20 guerites 16

Hancock, Brig. Gen.Winfield Scott 34,44,45

Hooker, Maj. Gen. Joseph 4,34

Jackson, Gen.Thomas J. 6 Johnston, Gen. Joseph E. 29,32,34 Jomini, Antoine Henri de 6

King, Lt. William R. 16 Knoxville 25,40,40

Lee, Gen. Robert E. 6, 35, 36,45,47,48 Lincoln,Abraham 43 Longstreet, Lt. Gen. James 34, 37,40,44 lunettes 9, 9

McClellan, Gen. George 6, 7, 29, 32, 33 McCrady, Capt.John 42 McDowell, Brig. Gen. Irwin 27,28,29 Mahan, Dennis Hart 5,5,6

manuals by 7,7,12,21 Manassas 27-9,27,28,61 manuals 7,7,12,21 merlons 16

Michler, Maj. Nathaniel 5, 56, 59

Mobile 9,21,38,39

Nashville 38 National Park Service 58

Paducah 24 parallels 23

parapets 8, 13, 14, 15,22,23 Pea Ridge (Elk Horn Tavern), Battle of (1862) 20 Peck, Maj. Gen. John J. 37 Peninsula Campaign ( 1862) 17-18, 3 I,

32-4,33,34 Petersburg batteries 53,54

Fort Sedgwick 13,18, 25, 48, 52, 52 fortifications 6, 21, 23, 24, 25, 25,48-52, 48-57

life in fortifications 52-7 siege of ( 1864-65) 5,48 Petersburg National Battlefield 59, 60, 61 "picket firing" 56,57 Poe, Capt. O. M. 19-20,41

redans 9

redoubts 8-9, 33, 38, 39 Richmond 5,16,21,24,35-6,35 Richmond National Battlefield Park 58-60, 59-60, 61

rifle trenches and pits 19-20, 19, 22, 23 Rock Creek Park 59, 62

Savannah 41-2,42 scarps 13,22,23

Sherman, Gen.William Tecumseh 38,41-2 Spotsylvania Court House 5, 17,44-5,62 star (tenaille) forts 8,9 stockades 14,15

Stones River National Battlefield 60 Suffolk, siege of (1863) 37

Talcott, Col. Andrew 35 tenaille forts see star forts tĂȘtes-de-pont 19 Tilton, action at ( 1864) 41 Torres Vedras, Lines of 29 Totten, Joseph G. 6 traverses 16, 17, 17, 18, 33, 42 trous-de-loup 21,25

Vauban, Sebastien Le Prestre, Seigneur de 6

Vera Cruz, siege of ( 1847) 6, 6 Washington, DC attack on ( 1864) 43 fortifications 5, 9, 17, 24, 26, 29-32 fortifications nowadays 58-9, 62 Waud, Alfred 56

drawings by 14, 28, 57 West Point 6

Wilderness Campaign (1864) 43-4,62 Williamsburg

Battle of (1862) 34 fortifications 33,34,61-2 wire entanglements 25

Yorktown 17-18,31,32,33-4,33,34

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