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Benjamin Mayberry Prentiss (November 23, 1819 – February 8, 1901) was an American soldier and politician. He fought in the Mexican-American War and on the Union side of the American Civil War, rising to the rank of major general. He commanded a division at the Battle of Shiloh, which suffered heavy casualties while defending the what became known as the Hornet's Nest from continued Confederate assaults. He was criticized by some for his conduct, and eventually had to surrender his division. After his exchange, he continued to serve in the army until his resignation in 1863. He spent much of his remaining life practicing as a lawyer and as a politician in the Republican Party.

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  • Benjamin Mayberry Prentiss (November 23, 1819 – February 8, 1901) was an American soldier and politician. He fought in the Mexican-American War and on the Union side of the American Civil War, rising to the rank of major general. He commanded a division at the Battle of Shiloh, which suffered heavy casualties while defending the what became known as the Hornet's Nest from continued Confederate assaults. He was criticized by some for his conduct, and eventually had to surrender his division. After his exchange, he continued to serve in the army until his resignation in 1863. He spent much of his remaining life practicing as a lawyer and as a politician in the Republican Party.
  • Benjamin Mayberry Prentiss (* 23. November 1819 in Belleville, Virginia; † 8. Februar 1901 in Bethany, Missouri) war ein General des Unionsheeres während des Amerikanischen Bürgerkrieges.
  • Benjamin Mayberry Prentiss (23 novembre 1819 - 8 février 1901) est un soldat américain, et un homme politique. Il combat lors de la guerre américano-mexicaine et pour l'Union lors de la guerre de Sécession, se hissant au rang de major-général. Il commande une division à la bataille de Shiloh, qui subit de lourdes pertes lors de la défense de ce qui est devenu connu comme le nid de guêpes contre les assauts continus confédérés. Il est critiqué par certains pour sa conduite, et, finalement, a dû céder sa division. Après son échange, il continue à servir dans l'armée jusqu'à sa démission en 1863. Il passe une grande partie du reste de sa vie en tant qu'avocat et homme politique du parti républicain.
  • ベンジャミン・メイベリー・プレンティス(英:Benjamin Mayberry Prentiss、1819年11月23日-1901年2月8日)は、アメリカ合衆国の軍人、政治家である。米墨戦争で戦い、南北戦争では北軍の将軍として戦った。少将の位まで進んだ。
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