: This carte de visite photograph is of Brigadier General Charles Ewing. Ewing, a Lancaster, Ohio, native, is wearing a formal frock coat with shoulder boards which indicate his rank in the Union Army. from the William T. Sherman Photograph Album, ca. 1865-1880. The William T. Sherman album contains photographs of a large number of Civil War officers that possibly served with General Sherman or were known by him. Ewing was a brother-in-law of General William T. Sherman, and was notable for his involvement in the Battle of Shiloh and the Battle of Vicksburg. View on Ohio Memory.
: AL04322 Subjects
: Generals--United States; Ohio History--Military Ohio; Ohio--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Soldiers; Military officers Places
: Lancaster (Ohio); Fairfield County (Ohio)