He asked to be enlisted as a volunteer and to serve without pay, but he was soon appointed a major-general.
Captain Huyshe died the day before the major-general left Prahsu.
major-general Morgan asked him "to go with him, the next morning, to the headquarters."
The order of major-general Howard, above referred to, was read.
Among the prisoners are major-general Armistead, and many colonels and officers of lesser note.
And here President Davis has made me a major-general, and I don't know!
He used to say: "I ought to remember those fellows; they made me a major-general."
By God, sir, if I were as excellent a major-general as I am a cook!
major-general (addressing the men before practising an attack behind the lines).
The stars of a major-general shone on the collar of the stout man within.