American Civil War

Confederate Missouri Guard Flag

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The State of Missouri was deeply divided by The American Civil War of 1861. A truce was enacted in 1861, by which those who supported The Union were protected by Federal …

Confederate 1st Missouri Cavalry Flag

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Missouri was a ''divided'' State within The United States at the start of The Civil War of 1861-1865. While many voted to remain in The Union, just as many voted to join …

The Flag of The ''Territory of Scott''

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Not all Southerner's were supporters of The Confederacy. These ''Southern Unionists'', while few and far between, these ''Union Loyalists'' found a variety of ways to mai …

''Galvanized'' Yankees

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The term ''Galvanized Yankees'' was a somewhat derogatory term applied to former Confederate Soldiers, captured and imprisoned by Union Forces. While many such POWs were …

Confederate 6th Mississippi Infantry Regiment

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Raised in Jackson, Mississippi in 1861 – The 6th Mississippi Regiment consisted of (6) Companies equaling roughly 650 Officers and Men. They were assigned to The De …

Confederate 44th Georgia Infantry Regiment

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Formed in 1862, The 44th Georgia Infantry was composed of (6) Companies equaling 600 Officers and Men. The 44th was detached to Lee's Army of Northern Virginia, and parti …

Confederate 4th Georgia Infantry Regiment

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Also known as The ''Sumter Light Guards'', The 4th Georgia Infantry Regiment was formed during the early days of The American Civil war – for service with The Confe …

Confederate 1st North Carolina Cavalry Regiment

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Formed in North Carolina in 1861, The 1st North Carolina Cavalry was formed to support The Confederate States of America, during The Civil War or 1861-1865. In all, (10) …

Confederate De Coppens Regiment of Zouaves

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Georges Augustus De Coppens was a French Immigrant who moved to The State of Louisiana in the 1850s. A Military Graduate of The French ''Marine School'', De Coppens maint …

Battle of Natural Bridge

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The Battle of Natural Bridge was fought near The Town of Woodville, Florida on March 6, 1865. It was one of only several Major Battles fought in The State (which was side …