Atkinson, Henry

Atkinson, Henry

Atkinson, Henry, 1782–1842, American army officer, b. North Carolina. After service as a colonel in the War of 1812, he was a commander in the West and led two expeditions (1819, 1825) to the Yellowstone River. He was general commander of forces in the Black Hawk War and later superintended removal of the Winnebago to Iowa. Jefferson Barracks (near St. Louis) and Fort Leavenworth were begun under his direction.
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Atkinson, Henry

(1782–1842) soldier; born in North Carolina. He entered the army in 1808 and became a colonel after the War of 1812. He led the Yellowstone expedition (1819) and an expedition to the upper Missouri River (1825). He was in general command during the Black Hawk War (1832).
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An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa, 1942-1943, by Rick Atkinson, Henry Holt and Company, LLC: New York, 2002, 704 pages, ISBN: 0-8050-6288-2, $30 (hardcover).