When Gallantry was Commonplace

When Gallantry was Commonplace

  I was fortunate enough to find a copy of Leland W. Thorton’s book on the 11th. I am amazed at the amount of research Mr. Thornton did in putting this book together. I only wish it was in circulation still. I look forward to sifting through his work and posting...

Civil War – Formations

Infantry Units Simple breakdown of Civil War formations for both the North and South. These numbers are approximations and would be from the day of enlistment. During the Civil War most units were not fully staffed. It is saft to assume that when reading about battle...