A report on Edward Ord

Edward O. C. Ord and his family
Edward Ord
Grave of Edward Ord in Arlington National Cemetery

American engineer and United States Army officer who saw action in the Seminole War, the Indian Wars, and the American Civil War.

- Edward Ord

33 related topics with Alpha

Overall

Department of Texas

0 links

Military department of the United States Army that existed from 1850 to 1861, and again from 1865 to 1866, from 1870 to 1913 and during the First World War.

Military department of the United States Army that existed from 1850 to 1861, and again from 1865 to 1866, from 1870 to 1913 and during the First World War.

Brigadier General Edward Ord, April 11, 1875 to December 6, 1880

Grant's Tomb at dusk

Grant's Tomb

0 links

Final resting place of Ulysses S. Grant, 18th president of the United States, and his wife, Julia Grant.

Final resting place of Ulysses S. Grant, 18th president of the United States, and his wife, Julia Grant.

Grant's Tomb at dusk
Grant's Tomb, interior detail
Tomb on map in 1916
Interior of the memorial
Red granite sarcophagi of Ulysses and Julia Grant
The back side of Grant's Tomb in October 2021, closed to the public

In 1938, the Federal Art Project selected artists William Mues and Jeno Juszko to design the busts of William T. Sherman, Phillip H. Sheridan, George H. Thomas, James B. McPherson, and Edward Ord.

Ordbend, California

0 links

Small unincorporated community about 121 ft above mean sea level in Glenn County, California.

Small unincorporated community about 121 ft above mean sea level in Glenn County, California.

The Southern Pacific Railroad named a station along its now-abandoned Colusa branch, along the west bank of the Sacramento River, Ord Bend as recognition of the nearby Ord Ranch, owned in the 1850s by U.S. Army MG Edward O.C. Ord and two of his brothers.