Edward Porter Alexander

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Edward Porter Alexander
Allegiance United States of America
Confederate States of America
Service/branch Engineers, Artillery
Years of service 1857–61 (USA)
1861–65 (CSA)
Rank Second Lieutenant (USA)
Brigadier General (CSA)
Battles/wars

American Civil War

Other work Railroad executive, planter, and author

Edward Porter Alexander (May 26, 1835 – April 28, 1910) was an engineer, an officer in the U.S. Army, a Confederate general in the American Civil War, and later a railroad executive, planter, and author.

Other websites[change | edit source]