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Civil War Soldiers - Price
|PRICE, STERLING, Missouri.
Major general, commanding Missouri State Guard, July 30, 1861.
Major general, P. A. C. S., March 6, 1862.
Died at St. Louis, Mo., September 29, 1867.
Commanding Missouri State Guard, July 30, 1861, to March 16, 1862.
Commanding District of Arkansas, July 24, to September — , 1863, and
from March 11 to March 16, 1864. Commanding First Division, Army of
the West, March 17, 1862. Commanding, July 3, 1862, the Army of the
West. July 24 to September 26, 1863, commanding District of Arkansas.
Commanding, in 1864, division composed of the brigades of Drayton,
Churchill, Tappan and Parsons. Commanding, in 1864, army corps
composed of the divisions of Fagan, Marmaduke and Shelby. Commanding
Army of Missouri, September 8, 1864. March 7, 1865, assigned command
of Missouri division, District of Arkansas (Trans-Mississippi
Price, Sterling, born in Virginia, appointed from Missouri.
Colonel, Second Missouri Infantry, August 12, 1846.
Brigadier general of volunteers, July 26, 1847.
Honorably discharged, November 25, 1848.
Source: Military Records of General Officers of the Confederate
States of America, by Charles B. Hall, 1898