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Paul Reed in Last Day of WW1 (3)

“Let Us Cross Over The River, And Rest Under The Shade Of The Trees”

<b>“</b><b>Let Us Cross Over The River, And Rest Under The Shade Of The Trees”</b><p>After being wounded at Chancellorsville, Stonewall Jackson was carried behind the lines to the Wilderness Tavern, where Doctor Hunter H. McGuire removed his injured left arm just two inches below the shoulder. The general was then taken by horse-drawn ambulance a distance of 27 miles to Guinea Station on the R. F. & P. Railroad, where be would rest before continuing on to Richmond. For six days he remained at Guinea, occupying …

“Sergeant Cornelius V

<b>“Sergeant Cornelius V. Moore of Company B, 100th New York Volunteers, a sergeant of 39th Illinois Regiment, a corporal of 106th New York Volunteers, and a private of the 11th Vermont Regiment in camp scene poses in front of painted backdrop showing military camp.”</b><p>When war broke out in 1861, kids across the North and the South said goodbye to their fathers, brothers, uncles, and cousins – or joined the military themselves. As many as 20% of Civil War soldiers were younger than 18.<p>Liljenquist …

Zoeth Knowles-part of Company K of the 19th Massachusetts Regiment of the Infantry, known as the “Boston Tiger Fire Zouaves.” 

<b>Zoeth Knowles-part of Company K of the 19th Massachusetts Regiment of the Infantry, known as the “Boston Tiger Fire Zouaves.”</b><p>A history of the regiment noted that members of this company wore light blue baggy trousers, dark blue jackets with buttons and dark blue fez caps. Despite the successes of the Zouave in the Crimean War, it was not until 1859 that the first widely publicized American Zouave unit was formed. The first Zouave regiment in the Civil War, the 9th New York Volunteer Infantry or …

“In great deeds, something abides

<b>Chamberlain~</b><p>Icon of Civil War legend, Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain is best known for his heroic participation in the Battle of Gettysburg. Chamberlain and his regiment, the 20th Maine Infantry, gained notoriety for their desperate bayonet charge down Little Round Top on the Second Day of the Battle, a feat that figures prominently in Michael Shaara’s novel The Killer Angels and its movie adaptation, Gettysburg.<p>Photo Colorized by S.Palmer@TheCivilWarParlorTUMBLR

Civil Warriors: Families at War...

• 14 September 2013<p><b>Civil Warriors: Families at War</b> :http://channel.nationalgeographic.com…<p><b>The descendants of ordinary Americans go on an epic journey</b> …

Black Sabbath’s Endless Reunion Tour Immortalized on Live DVD ‘Gathered in Their Masses’

Black Sabbath wrapped their Andrew W.K.-assisted North American tour earlier this month, but the heavy metal legends’ resurrection continues with the …

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