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Lieutenant General Richard H. Anderson
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When the American Civil War erupted, Taylor was asked by Confederate General Braxton Bragg to assist him, as a civilian.
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Description:Anderson was born in Sumter County, South Carolina on October 7, , and was a member of the prodigious West Point class of , which included future Confederate generals D. Anderson served in the Mexican War under Gen. Winfield Scott and was brevetted first lieutenant for his conduct. Anderson initially served under P. Beauregard in Charleston and was present during the Fort Sumter crisis and the firing of the first shots of the war.