Regardless of the recent ice storms across the South, these guns continue to stand at proud attention for the service they rendered during our darkest days as a nation. 56 more words
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The Civil War battle at the Chickamauga Battlefield in north Georgia near Chattanooga, Tennessee was the second bloodiest battle of the Civil War and was the last major victory of the Confederate Army.The extensive battlefield covers many square miles and contains hundreds of memorials, representing all of the states involved in the slaughter of thousands of men.
One of Ulysses S. Grant’s greatest strokes of genius was to title his book The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant. The label “memoir” gave him tremendous latitude to present his story as he remembered it and wanted it told. 1,423 more words
I was not able to make the Chickamauga 150th this year. My participation was simply watching and retweeting/reposting from others who were at the fore. Mostly “wish I was there” activity. 62 more words