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Brig. Gen. Daniel Tyler




Born: January 7, 1799

Brooklyn, Connecticut





Died: November 30, 1882

New York City, New York


West Point: 1819

Resigned U.S. Army: May 1834

Colonel: April 1861

Brig. Gen: March 13, 1862

July 21, 1861: 1st Battle of Manassas

March 13, 1862: Brig. Gen. of Volunteers

Commander, Brigade in the Army of the Mississippi

Siege of Corinth

Commander, Harper's Ferry Defenses

Commander, Department of Delaware

April 1864: Resigned commission 

1819: West Point Graduate 14 in class of 29

May 1834: Resigned commission

April 1861: Aide-de-Camp to Brig. Gen. Robert Patterson

April 1861: Colonel of 1st Connecticut Infantry Regiment

May 1861: Commander, Division of Brig. Gen. Irvin McDowell's Army of Northeastern Virginia

July 18, 1861: Battle of Blackburn's Ford 

Boatner, Mark M. III. The Civil War Dictionary. New York: David McKay, 1959. p 855

Civil War Generals from West Point. July 21, 2009. web.

Daniel Tyler. July 27, 2009 web.

Warner, Ezra J. Generals in Blue Lives of the Union Commanders. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State, 1964. p 514-515

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