Battle of Roanoke Island Online Exhibit

Colonel A.J. Viguier de Monteil

Black-and-white illustration from Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper, March 22, 1862 issue, showing Colonel A.J. Viguier de Monteil.

Caption: The Burnside Expedition – The late Lieut.-Col. [A.J. Viguier] de Monteil of the D’Epineuil Zouaves, acting as a private in the 9th New York Regiment (Hawkins's Zouaves), in the attack on the three gun battery, Roanoke Island, February 8 – From a sketch by our special artist accompanying the expedition – (See page 290 [for related story])

Source: Illustration from Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper, March 22, 1862, page 289

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Last Updated: February 8, 2012