Stonewall Jackson

Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson served as a Confederate general during the American Civil War, and became one of the best-known Confederate commanders after General Robert E. Lee. Jackson played... Wikipedia

  • Nickname(s):  "Stonewall", "Old Jack", "Old Blue Light", "Tom Fool"
  • Born:  January 21, 1824, Clarksburg, Virginia, U.S, (now Clarksburg, West Virginia)
  • Died:  May 10, 1863, Guinea Station, Virginia, C.S.
  • Buried at:  Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia, U.S.
  • Years of service:  1846–1852, 1861–1863
  • Rank:  First Lieutenant (USA), Brevet Major (USA), Lieutenant General (CSA)
  • Commands held:  Stonewall Brigade, Second Corps, Army of Northern Virginia
  • Battles/wars:  Mexican–American War, American Civil War, Great Train Raid of 1861, Battle of Falling Waters, First Battle of Bull Run (First Manassas) (WIA), Romney Expedition, Jackson's Valley Campaign, First Battle of Kernstown, Battle of Front Royal, First Battle of Winchester, Battle of Port Republic, Seven Days Battles, Battle of Gaines's Mill, Battle of Savage's Station, Battle of White Oak Swamp, Battle of Malvern Hill, Northern Virginia Campaign, Battle of Cedar Mountain, First Battle of Rappahannock Station, Manassas Station, Second Battle of Bull Run (Second Manassas), Battle of Chantilly, Maryland Campaign, Battle of Harpers Ferry, Battle of Antietam, Battle of Fredericksburg, Battle of Chancellorsville (DOW)
  • Spouse(s):  Elinor Jackson (until 1854, her death), Mary Anna Jackson (until 1863, his death)
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo