A landmark study gave African Americans credit for being important actors in their freedom quest
William “Howdy” Martin exemplified the officers who kept rough hewn soldiers ready to fight
The Billinghurst Requa Battery, a breechloading gun, consisted of 25 horizontally arrayed barrels and required a crew of three to work it.
The soldiers of Governor Andrew Curtin’s unique Pennsylvania reserves division were some of the best fighters in the army of the Potomac.
Mosby’s Rangers had a raucous 1864 Independence Day at Point of Rocks, Md.