What do you know about the Gettysburg USA 12th Corps Brigades? Here is a Know Your Commander Quiz to try. Remember, it’s all about having fun learning.
This quiz spotlights the names of Union infantry commanders at the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863, in Maj. Gen. Henry W. Slocum’s 12th Corps, Army of the Potomac. Battlefield “promotions” are marked with the caret symbol (^) and point to the battlefield role identified in the previous quiz line.
If you need help, please see this link by the National Park Service: “The Army of the Potomac at Gettysburg.” For more details, including photographs, see “AOP Order of Battle – 12th Corps Flashcards.”
Gettysburg USA 12th Corps Brigades
Williams’ Division, 12th Corps
Geary’s Division, 12th Corps
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For a day-by-day summary of the Battle of Gettysburg and the actions of commanders named in this quiz, please see Civil War Cycling’s “Gettysburg Study Notes”:
- Battle Summary – Day 1 (July 1, 1863)
- Battle Summary – Day 2 (July 2, 1863)
- Battle Summary – Day 3 (July 3, 1863)