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At Gettysburg - Part I

Five of the six Norvell  brothers in the Union  fought in the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863, considered to be the turning point in the Civil War. 906 more words

American History

With the Buffalo Soldiers

STEVENS THOMPSON NORVELL (born February 14, 1835 -died August 20, 1911, Ogunquit, Maine of Bright’s Disease) enlisted in the army on January 23, 1858 as a private in Company A 5th Infantry. 711 more words

American History