Author Archives: Rebecca Beatrice Brooks

Civil War Guerrillas

Civil War guerrillas were unofficial soldiers who wanted to fight in the Civil War but didn’t want to leave their homes or families behind to march off to war. These… Read more »

Civil War Soldiers

When the Civil War broke out in 1861, hundreds of thousands of men, as well as a number of women and children, put their lives on hold and signed up… Read more »

Union General Ulysses S. Grant (left) and Confederate General Robert E. Lee (right)

Civil War Generals

Generals in the Civil War led their troops in some of the biggest and most historic battles in American history. The rank of general is the highest rank in that… Read more »