Franz Sigel

Franz Sigel (November 18, 1824 – August 21, 1902) was a German military officer, revolutionist and immigrant to the United States who was a teacher, newspaperman, politician, and served as a Union major general in the American Civil War.

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Franz Sigel - Honors
... Siegel Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn was named after him, Sigel Street in Worcester, Massachusetts was also named after him, as well as the village of Sigel, Pennsylvania, founded in 1865 ... Sigel Township, Minnesota, settled in 1856 and organized in April 1862, was also named for Sigel ... In about 1873 Sigel himself visited Sigel Township and New Ulm, Minnesota ...
Revolutions Of 1848 In The German States - The Palatinate
... forces in the Palatinate and field command of the troops was given to Franz Sznayde ... Moll, Johann Gottfried Kinkel, Herr Mersy, Karl Emmermann, Franz Sigel, Major Nerlinger, Colonel Kurz, Friedrich Karl Franz Hecker and Hermann von Natzmer ... Because of this, Franz Sigel a second lieutenant in the Baden army, a democrat and a supporter of the provisional government, developed a plan for the ...