Category: AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

Battles can be lost for a hundred different reasons. Poor numbers, unwise strategy, inferior weapons, the list goes on. But just occasionally, a fighting force…

150 years after its end, the Civil War remains one of the most important events in American history. It has been depicted countless times in…

The First World War was devastating in its scope and utterly unlike what national leaders expected. As such, it was seen by many as an…

Receiving the Medal of Honor for valor in combat puts one in the hallowed company of but a few thousand individuals to ever grace the…

The American Civil War was fought from April 12th, 1861 to May 9th, 1865 between the Confederate States (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina,…

Wars throughout the decades have been accelerators of new technology. However, looking at the American Civil War, it is not what we see today. The…

The Civil War is famed for its brutal battles, its men slain on fields throughout the eastern half of the United States. It’s also a…

John W. “Jack” Hinson, better known as “Old Jack” to his family, was a prosperous farmer in Stewart County, Tennessee. A non-political man, he opposed…

Every year, Americans take time to remember and honor the fallen heroes of the civil war, a war that transformed America into what it is…

150 years after its end, the Civil War remains one of the most important events in American history. It has been depicted countless times in…

The First World War was devastating in its scope and utterly unlike what national leaders expected. As such, it was seen by many as an…

The American Civil War was fought from April 12th, 1861 to May 9th, 1865 between the Confederate States (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina,…