'Stonewall' Jackson

'Stonewall' Jackson
‘Stonewall’ Jackson [Stonewall Jackson]
(Thomas Jonathan Jackson 1824–63) an American military leader for the ↑Confederate States during the Civil War. He fought at the Battles of Bull Run and was given the popular name of ‘Stonewall’ during the first of these, because he stood like a stone wall as the enemy advanced. He was killed during the Battle of Chancellorsville when his own soldiers shot him accidentally.

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  • Stonewall Jackson — ee also*George Francis Robert Henderson (biographer) and his work Stonewall Jackson and the American Civil War *William B. Ebbert, 1st Lt., W. Virginia Infantry, Union Army. (1923 quote recalling battle of Winchester, March 1862) *Stonewall… …   Wikipedia

  • Stonewall Jackson — Para otros usos de este término, véase Thomas Jonathan Jackson. Stonewall Jackson Nombre real Stonewall Jackson Origen Tabor City, North Carolina Género(s) Country …   Wikipedia Español

  • Stonewall Jackson — Thomas Jonathan Jackson Demande de traduction Thomas Jonathan Jackson → …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ‘Stonewall’ Jackson — ➡ Jackson (IX) * * * …   Universalium

  • Stonewall Jackson — noun general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War whose troops at the first Battle of Bull Run stood like a stone wall (1824 1863) • Syn: ↑Jackson, ↑Thomas Jackson, ↑Thomas J. Jackson, ↑Thomas Jonathan Jackson • Instance… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stonewall Jackson — /stohn wawl / nickname of Thomas Jonathan Jackson. * * * …   Universalium

  • Stonewall Jackson — General Thomas Jonathan Jackson of the Confederate Army …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Stonewall Jackson (Musiker) — Stonewall Jackson (* 6. November 1932 in Tabor City, North Carolina) ist ein US amerikanischer Country Sänger und Songwriter, der in den 1960er Jahren mehrere Hitparadenerfolge hatte. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 1.1 Anfänge 1.2 Karriere …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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