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Richard W. Johnson | Battle of Nashville & Beyond
Brig. Gen. Richard W. Johnson at Nashville Born in Livingston county, Kentucky; Johnson graduated from West Point in the class of 1849. General Johnson commanded the 6th Cavalry Division in the Battle of Nashville under Maj. Gen. James Wilson. Johnson’s 6th Division was repulsed by the Confederate Cavalry 1/2 mile northeast of Kelley’s Point on …