Category: Military

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 »

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 »

Civil War Battles

The Civil War consisted of 50 major battles and 5,000 minor battles. These battles were fought using a variety of strategies with varying degrees of success. The following is a… Read more »

William Quantrill’s Three Graves

William Quantrill was the leader of a violent group of Confederate guerrillas, known as Quantrill’s Raiders, whose members included brothers Frank and Jesse James. After Quantrill was shot and paralyzed… Read more »