TITLE

The Engineer School

AUTHOR(S)
Pedersen, Thomas A.
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Engineer;Jan-Apr2011, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "The Engineer School," by Thomas A. Pedersen, which appeared in the May 1946 issue of "The Military Engineer." It discusses the association of Engineer School, located at the Potomac River banks in Virginia, to the Civil War in 18th century. It states that the school was the learning area for the Corps of Engineers who became famous generals of the war such as Robert E. Lee. It mentions that 23,000 engineer officers were taught military engineering.
ACCESSION #
59858818

 

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