Philip Sheridan

Philip Henry Sheridan
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Philip Sheridan
Date personale
Născut6 martie 1831(1831-03-06)
Albany, New York, Comitatul Albany, New York, New York, SUA Modificați la Wikidata
Decedat (57 de ani)
Nonquitt, Massachusetts, SUA
ÎnmormântatCimitirul național Arlington[*] Modificați la Wikidata
CetățenieFlag of the United States (1877–1890).svg SUA Modificați la Wikidata
politician Modificați la Wikidata
PoreclaLittle Phil
StudiiUnited States Military Academy  Modificați la Wikidata
A luptat pentru United States of America
Ramura Armata Statelor Unite ale Americii
Union Army
Ani de serviciu1853–88
GradulUs army general insignia 1872.png General of the Army of the United States
A comandatCavalry Corps
Army of the Shenandoah
Middle Military Division
Department of the Missouri
Bătălii / RăzboaieAmerican Civil War Indian Wars
Decorații și distincții
Philip Henry Sheridan signature.svg

Philip Henry Sheridan (n. 6 martie 1831 [2] – d. 5 august 1888) a fost un ofițer de carieră al United States Army și un general al Uniunii în timpul American Civil War.

Viață timpurieModificare

Brevet Second Lieutenant Philip Sheridan


Comitate și localități numite după generalModificare

Cinci comitate din Statele Unite sunt denumite în onoarea sa: comitatele Sheridan din   Kansas, Sheridan din   Dakota de Nord, Sheridan din   Montana, Sheridan din   Nebraska și Sheridan din   Wyoming.

De asemenea localitățile Sheridan din   Arkansas, Sheridan din   Colorado, Sheridan din   Illinois, (din comitatul LaSalle), Sheridan din   Indiana, Sheridan din   Montana, (din Madison), Sheridan, Oregon și Sheridan din   Wyoming, au fost numite, de asemenea, pentru a-l onora pe general.


O statuie a Generalului Sheridan, realizată de Allen George Newman se găsește în Scranton, statul Pennsylvania.


  1. ^ Eroare la citare: Etichetă <ref> invalidă; niciun text nu a fost furnizat pentru ref-urile numite birthplace
  2. ^ Morris, pp. 10–11, states "on or about March 6" and that Sheridan himself claimed various dates and birthplaces on different occasions in his life.


  • Atkinson, Rick. Where Valor Rests: Arlington National Cemetery. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, 2007. ISBN 978-1-4262-0089-2.
  • Bigler, Philip. In Honored Glory: Arlington National Cemetery, The Final Post. 2nd ed. Arlington, VA: Vandermere Press, 1994. ISBN 0-918339-68-5.
  • Cozzens, Peter. This Terrible Sound: The Battle of Chickamauga. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1992. ISBN 0-252-02236-X.
  • Eicher, John H., and David J. Eicher. Civil War High Commands. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2001. ISBN 0-8047-3641-3.
  • Fredriksen, John C. "Philip Henry Sheridan." In Encyclopedia of the American Civil War: A Political, Social, and Military History, edited by David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2000. ISBN 0-393-04758-X.
  • Hess, Earl J. Civil War Campaign in the West. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1992. ISBN 0-8078-2042-3.
  • Hutton, Paul Andrew. Phil Sheridan and His Army. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1985. ISBN 0-8032-7227-8.
  • Lockley, Fred. "Reminiscences of Mrs. Frank Collins, nee Martha Elizabeth Gilliam." The Quarterly of the Oregon Historical Society XVII (March 1916-December 1916), Portland, Oregon, The Ivy Press, 1916: 367–69.
  • Macdonald, James S., Jr. The Founding of Yellowstone into Law and into Fact at
  • Mieder, Wolfgang. "'The Only Good Indian Is a Dead Indian': History and Meaning of a Proverbial Stereotype." The Journal of American Folklore 106 (1993):38–60.
  • Morris, Roy, Jr. Sheridan: The Life and Wars of General Phil Sheridan. New York: Crown Publishing, 1992. ISBN 0-517-58070-5.
  • Noe, Kenneth W. Perryville: This Grand Havoc of Battle. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2001. ISBN 978-0-8131-2209-0.
  • O'Connor, Richard. Sheridan. New York: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1953. ISBN 0-8317-2440-4.
  • Rhea, Gordon C. To the North Anna River: Grant and Lee, May 13–25, 1864. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2000. ISBN 0-8071-2535-0.
  • Sheridan, Philip H. Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan. 2 vols. New York: Charles L. Webster & Co., 1888. ISBN 1-58218-185-3.
  • U.S. War Department. The War of the Rebellion: a Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1880–1901.
  • Underwood, Tom R., ed. Thoroughbred Racing & Breeding: The Story of the Sport and Background of the Horse Industry New York: Kessinger, 2004. ISBN 978-1-4191-6070-7. First published 1945 by Coward-McCann, Inc.
  • Wittenberg, Eric J. Little Phil: A Reassessment of the Civil War Leadership of Gen. Philip H. Sheridan. Washington, DC: Potomac Books, 2002. ISBN 1-57488-548-0.

Bibliografie suplimentarăModificare


  • Davies, Eugene. General Sheridan. New York, D. Appleton and Company, 1895. OCLC 557475145.
  • Forsyth, George A. Thrilling Days in Army Life. New York and London, Harper & Bros., 1900. OCLC 166607232.
  • Suppiger, Joseph E. "Sheridan, The Life of a General." Lincoln Herald (Sept 1984), 86#3 pp. 157–70 on prewar; 87#1 pp. 18–26 on 1862–63; 87#2 pp. 49–57, on 1863–64.
  • Wheelan, Joseph. Terrible Swift Sword: The Life of General Philip H. Sheridan. New York: Da Capo Press, 2012. ISBN 978-0-306-82027-4.

Despre Războiul CivilModificare

După Războiul CivilModificare

  • Dawson, Joseph G. III. "General Phil Sheridan and Military Reconstruction in Louisiana," Civil War History 24#2 (June 1978): 133–51.
  • Richter, William L. "General Phil Sheridan, The Historians, and Reconstruction, Civil War History 33#2 (June 1987): 131–54.
  • Taylor, Morris F. "The Carr–Penrose Expedition: General Sheridan's Winter Campaign, 1868–1869." Chronicles of Oklahoma 51#2 (June 1973): 159–76.

Legături externeModificare

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