Sidney Johnston summary: Albert Sidney Johnston was born in Kentucky in 1813. He attended Transylvania University in Lexington, where he first met the future.
Albert Sidney Johnston, (born February 2, Washington, Kentucky, U.S.— died April 6, Shiloh, Tennessee), commander of the.
Birth: Feb. 2, Kentucky, USA. Death: Apr. 6, Shiloh Battlefield Hardin County Tennessee, USA. Civil War Confederate General. An 1826 graduate of.
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Johnston rode his horse alongside his men, back and forth, leading his charges into battle. He served on the Texas frontier at Fort Mason and elsewhere in the West. Hill Daniel Harvey Hill Thomas Carmichael Hindman Jennie Hodgers Robert F. Johnston has the unfortunate distinction of being the highest ranking general — on either side — killed during the Civil War. He apparently did not think the wound was serious at the time, or even possibly did not feel it, and so he sent his personal physician away to attend to some wounded captured Union soldiers instead.