1. Welcome to the CivilWarTalk, a forum for questions and discussions about the American Civil War! Become a member today for full access to all of our resources, it's fast, simple, and absolutely free!
Dismiss Notice
Join and Become a Patron at CivilWarTalk!
Support this site with a monthly or yearly subscription! Active Patrons get to browse the site Ad free!
START BY JOINING NOW!

American Civil War Forums

May
18
by White Flint Bill at 8:07 PM
(340 Views / 15 Likes)
6 Comments
Three Confederate generals are buried at Spring Hill Cemetery in Lynchburg.

023.jpg

JUBAL EARLY
024.jpg

The inscription reads:

Jubal Anderson Early
Born in Franklin County
November 3, 1816
Graduated from West Point 1837
Appointed 2nd Lieutenant of Artillery
Served in Seminole War 1837-38
Member Virginia Legislature 1841-42
Major of 1st Virginia Infantry in
Mexican War 1848
Delegate to Virginia...
May
18
by ami at 11:39 AM
(325 Views / 8 Likes)
15 Comments
goldenthread.jpg
Aye Candy: C.S.S. Manassas
Started by @AndyHall
Nominated by: @SWMODave
This thread has been live for 5 years with 622 replies and 53,599 views, and lots of good discussion!
May
18
by Robert Gray at 11:18 PM
(200 Views / 9 Likes)
2 Comments
csl--third infantry of california volunteers band, civil war.jpg

This photo shows the Third Infantry of California Volunteers band in 1861, shortly before their departure to protect mail routes in the West. This unit's principle military actions would be against the Shoshone in eastern Idaho, and in the Battle of Bear Creek (also known as the Bear Creek Massacre), the California 3rd lost 14 of its men, while killing hundreds of Shoshone men, women, and children, and...
Recent Threads
Replies Views
Last Message
  1. leftyhunter
    Replies:
    363
    Views:
    3,382
  2. AUG351
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    2
  3. Rebforever
    Replies:
    185
    Views:
    2,154
  4. ami
    Replies:
    7
    Views:
    51
  5. Steve Yemm
    Replies:
    14
    Views:
    101
  6. CCMDCSA
    Replies:
    10
    Views:
    53
  7. Carronade
    Replies:
    21
    Views:
    197
  8. Gravediggerga
    Replies:
    3
    Views:
    34
  9. Copperhead-mi
    Replies:
    7
    Views:
    86
  10. Historyman1861
    Replies:
    6
    Views:
    72
  11. Anna Elizabeth Henry
    Replies:
    14
    Views:
    123
  12. Legion Para
    Replies:
    6
    Views:
    81
  13. grace
    Replies:
    34
    Views:
    377
  14. Barrycdog
    Replies:
    10
    Views:
    879
  15. JPK Huson 1863
    Replies:
    21
    Views:
    3,582
  16. jgoodguy
    Replies:
    555
    Views:
    15,551
  17. Phil Gast
    Replies:
    23
    Views:
    1,459
  18. Joshism
    Replies:
    12
    Views:
    1,441
  19. Tailor Pete
    Replies:
    5
    Views:
    115
  20. ApeUnit
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    121
  21. Equestriangirl93
    Replies:
    56
    Views:
    741
  22. Stiles/Akin
    Replies:
    47
    Views:
    394
  23. corn-fed-erate
    Replies:
    22
    Views:
    3,133
  24. lordroel
    Replies:
    6
    Views:
    57
  25. Thomasgat
    Replies:
    26
    Views:
    276
  26. AshleyMel
    Replies:
    48
    Views:
    1,987
  27. grimes
    Replies:
    200
    Views:
    16,230
  28. Drew
    Replies:
    1,471
    Views:
    45,181
  29. gem
    Replies:
    113
    Views:
    1,648
  30. JPK Huson 1863
    Replies:
    4
    Views:
    80
Loading...

(Membership has it privileges! To remove this ad: Register NOW!)