Union general. Newly-appointed commander of the Department of West Virginia, Sigel wrote to Congressman Kellian V. Whaley concerning his command, requesting the names of reliable men, and giving his plan for defending the state.
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Franz Sigel Letter, 1864, Accession No. 1976/01.0119, Special Collections Department, Marshall University, Huntington, WV.