Unofficial titles/nicknames of formations

John Hartwell

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Just came across this reference that many might find useful:

List of synonyms of organizations in the volunteer service of the United States during the years 1861, '62, '63, '64, and '65, by John T. Fallon, United States. Adjutant-General's Office

Its preface describes its purpose:
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The unofficial names, nicknames, etc of companies, battalions, batteries, of commands of all sorts are correlated and given proper attribution. First by state (white and USCT), then the VRC, in all its complex permutations: and a general alphabetical index:
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