Brevetted

Some articles on brevetted:

Alvan Cullem Gillem - Civil War
... of the Army of the Ohio in the several Tennessee campaigns and was brevetted as a major for gallantry in the Battle of Mill Springs ... and was again recognized for bravery, being brevetted as a colonel in the Regular Army ... For this action, he was brevetted as a major general in the volunteer army, his third such citation of the war ...
James Sanks Brisbin - Civil War Service
... Exactly one year later Brisbin was brevetted to the rank of major for his conduct at Beverly Ford ... On December 12, 1864, Brisbin was brevetted to brigadier general in the Union Army, and seven days later was appointed a brevet lieutenant colonel in ... On March 13, Brisbin was brevetted to colonel in the regular army as well as brevetted major general in the Union Army, and on May 1 he was promoted to brigadier general ...
David Allen Russell - Civil War
... He was brevetted lieutenant colonel in the regular army for gallant and meritorious service ... Russell was primarily in reserve during the Battle of Gettysburg, but was brevetted colonel in the regular army shortly afterward ... He was brevetted major general in the regular army in the field ...
Cuvier Grover - Biography
... he won distinction at the Battle of Williamsburg and was brevetted lieutenant colonel in the regular army, and winning promotion to full colonel for gallantry at the Battle of Seven Pines ... in the Third Battle of Winchester, Fisher's Hill, and Cedar Creek, where he was wounded and brevetted to the rank of major general of volunteers ... Before the war's end, Grover was brevetted to major general in the regular army on March 13, 1865, before returning to frontier and garrison duty with the U.S ...
John Lane Gardner - Biography
... through 1830 he was assistant quartermaster-general, with the rank of captain, and in 1833 was brevetted major of artillery for ten years' faithful service ... throughout the Mexican–American War, was brevetted lieutenant colonel for service at the battle of Cerro Gordo, 18 April 1847, and colonel at Contreras on 20 August 1847, where he ... In 1865 he was brevetted brigadier-general "for long and faithful service." He died in Wilmington, Delaware on February 19, 1869 ...