Major General Franz Sigel


Sigel, Franz, 1824-1902. German-American, soldier and editor, b. Sinsheim, Germany. To U. S. (1852); served through Civil War on Union side; major general (1862). Publisher and editor, New Yorker Deutsches Volksblatt.
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