American Civil War Uniforms- The Union and the Confederacy wore different uniforms to distinguish from eachother during the Civil War. The Union typically wore navy blue long frock coats while the Confederates wore grey on frock coats that were a tad shorter.
John Pope (March 16, 1822 – September 23, 1892) was a career United States Army officer and Union general in the American Civil War. He had a brief but successful career in the Western Theater, but he is best known for his defeat at the Second Battle of Bull Run (Second Manassas) in the East. Pope was born in Louisville, Kentucky, the son of Nathaniel Pope, a prominent Federal judge in early Illinois Territory and a friend of lawyer Abraham Lincoln.
Simon Burger (1846-1864), private, 187th Pennsylvania Infantry, also Company I, 35th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, mustered out, re-enlisted Company B, 187th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, died of wounds received June 18, 1864 at Petersburg, VA