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The Jones-Imboden Raid

The Confederate Attempt to Destroy the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and Retake West Virginia

by Darrell L. Collins

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by McFarland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Civil war,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Military - United States,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / United States,
  • 19th century,
  • Campaigns,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Raids (Military science),
  • Transportation,
  • West Virginia

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9792789M
    ISBN 100786430702
    ISBN 109780786430703
    OCLC/WorldCa140100464

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    Jones-Imboden Raid AP Imboden moved westward from Shenandoah Mountain with 1, men AP General W. E. Jones left Rockingham County with 3, men (Main target being two bridges at Rowlesburg, WV) AP Jones encountered a fortified troop. The Civil War in West Virginia describes battles in the state, as well as telling about the exploits of such major figures as Generals Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, and John McCausland. Read about events such as the Battle of Droop Mountain, the Jones-Imboden Raid, and the Battle of Pigeon’s Roost.

    Read about the Battle of Droop Mountain, the Jones-Imboden Raid, and the Battle of Pigeon s Roost. This is a classic, with a concise yet thorough look at West Virginia s involvement in the Civil War. "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title/5(6).   I was asked late last year to start contributing to the Wildfulness podcast, which covers topics about Mountain Maryland. I had never done one before, so I thought it would be fun. I would have time to learn a new skill without the pressure of producing a weekly show. The story of the Confederate.


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“The Jones –Imboden Raid Through West Virginia,” in Civil War Times Illustrated The Jones-Imboden Raid book, Issue 2 (May ): French, Steven. “The Jones-Imboden Raid,” in The Blue and Gray Education Society Paper # 10 (March ).

The Jones-Imboden Raid book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. When Virginia seceded from the United States inits western c 5/5(1).

This work covers the Confederacy's attempt to invade West Virginia and destroy the critical B&O line. Rich with oral history, the book gives a detailed, personal account of the ultimately unsuccessful Jones-Imboden Raid/5(4).

Rich with oral history, the book gives a detailed, personal account of the ultimately unsuccessful Jones-Imboden Raid. About the Author(s) Darrell L.

The Jones-Imboden Raid Against the B & O Railroad at Rowlesburg, Virginia April A Scholarly Monograph By Stephen French 31 March The Papers of the Blue and Gray Education Society, Number 10 The Preparation. The following message was delivered to Brigadier General W.E.

“Grumble” Jones on March 16th, Jones-Imboden Raid. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies Series 1, Vol Part I, No.

Report of Brig. Gen. Benjamin S. Roberts, U. Army, of operations April May 5. HDQRS. INDEPENDENT DIVISION, MIDDLE DEPT. Between April 24 andConfederate cavalry under Generals William E.

‘‘Grumble’’ Jones and John D. Imboden carried the Civil War into north central West Virginia. Their goals were to disrupt the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at Oakland, Maryland, and at Grafton, cut telegraph communication, and weaken federal control in the area.

The Confederates made a two-prong. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Jones-Imboden Raid: The Confederate Attempt to Destroy the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and Retake West Virginia at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

The Jon es-Im boden Raid by Hunter Lesser. Beginning in late AprilConfederate Generals William E. Jones and John Imboden led a month-long raid through West Virginia. Their goals were to wreck the vital B & O Railroad, cripple the Union government in Wheeling, and seize horses and cattle badly needed by the Confederacy.

Splitting into two columns totaling about 5. With The Jones-Imboden Raid, author Darrell Collins provides us with the first modern, book length treatment of the subject. It's another fine effort by this author. Well written, skillfully analyzed, and persuasively argued, I would recommend this volume to all serious students of cavalry raids and any reader interested in the Civil War in.

New Book Tells the Story of Confederate Raid on Morgantown, April Morgantown, Virginia, south of the Mason-Dixon Line but a hotbed of Union sympathy, was spared catastrophic battles during the American Civil War, from to But less than two months before West Virginia became a state, there was one Confederate : Paperback.

Seems Christmas has come early this year. Zouave and Eric from the Cwdg online website informed me that McFarland Publishing would be publishing a book by Darrell Collins on one of my favorite raids that recieves little attention. The Jones-Imboden raid, which began late April and lasted for almost 30 days, was designed to disrupt.

The Jones/Imboden Raid into West Virginia cut the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and ravaged the Kanawha Valley petroleum fields. Imboden covered the Confederate withdrawal from Gettysburg and later led cavalry accompanying Jubal Early in his operations against Philip Sheridan in Sheridan’s Shenandoah Valley Campaign.

The Jones-Imboden Raid, Garrett County, In April the Confederate Army planned to disrupt the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at Oakland, Maryland, and at Grafton, cut telegraph communication, and weaken federal control in the area.

They attacked the. The Jones-Imboden Raid by Darrell L. Collins,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1). According to Hatfield, the operation also served as a useful diversion to help clear the way for the Jones-Imboden Raid. On the other hand, the connection might be more incidental than planned, and the most complete modern study of that larger and much better-known operation (Darrell Collins's The Jones-Imboden Raid) does not even reference.

Jones-Imboden Raids of With Union troops in control of western Virginia, Confederate leaders chose to harass Union troops and confiscate supplies. In the spring ofGeneral John D. Imboden designed a raid to destroy portions of the B&O Railroad and break up the Restored Government of Virginia in session in Wheeling.

The raid, having started at p.m., was over before dark. Several prisoners were taken on both sides and paroled that same day. Reports submitted to the War Department indicate that there were no deaths on either side, but according to the book The Jones-Imboden Raid by Darrell Collins, a Yankee deserter was killed in the fray.

In the end. The West Virginia Encyclopedia Jones-Imboden Raid Between April 24 andConfederate cavalry under Generals William E. ‘‘Grumble’’ Jones and John D. Imboden carried the Civil War into north central West Virginia.

Their goals were to disrupt the Baltimore & Ohio. Zouave and Eric from the Cwdg online website informed me that McFarland Publishing would be publishing a book by Darrell Collins on one of my favorite raids that recieves little attention.

The Jones-Imboden raid, which began late April and lasted for almost 30 days, was designed to disrupt the B & O Railroad and to cut Telegraph communication. This work covers the Confederacy s attempt to invade West Virginia and destroy the critical B&O line.

Rich with oral history, the book gives a detailed, personal account of the ultimately unsuccessful Jones-Imboden Raid/5(2).Buy a cheap copy of The Jones-Imboden Raid: The Confederate book by Darrell L.

Collins. Free shipping over $Book Description:" John D. Imboden is an important but often overlooked figure in Civil War history.

With only limited militia training, the Virginia lawyer and politician rose to the rank of brigadier general in the Confederate Army and commanded the Shenandoah Valley District, which had been created for Stonewall Jackson.