American Civil War

A critical look into America's War Between The States 1861-1865.

Confederate 2nd Maryland Cavalry Regiment Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-2nd-maryland-cavalry-regiment-flag 31st Jul 2021 - As we have seen, The State of Maryland was itself – deeply divided during The American Civil War (1861-1865). Many of it's populace had ''Southe …

CSS ''Sea Bird'' Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/css-sea-bird-flag 31st Jul 2021 - The CSS ''Sea Bird'' was a modified Sidewheel Steamer, pressed into War Service by The Confederate States Naval in 1861. Built in New Jersey (1854), T …

The Charleston Riot of 1864

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-charleston-riot-of-1864 31st Jul 2021 - Although The American Civil War raged for 4 years – with bloody battles and engagements filling local Newspapers in both The North and South, ma …

Confederate Charleston Cadet Zouaves

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-charleston-cadet-zouaves 31st Jul 2021 - Like many early American Civil War Regiments that fought in that War, The Zouave-style of military uniform (as we have seen) – was very popular. …

Confederate 54th Georgia Infantry Regiment Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-54th-georgia-infantry-regiment-flag 31st Jul 2021 - The 54th Georgia Infantry regiment was formed in 1862 to support The American Confederacy during The American Civil War (1861-1865). Originally number …

Confederate 9th Kentucky Infantry Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-9th-kentucky-infantry-flag 31st Jul 2021 - The 9th Kentucky Infantry Regiment was an American Civil War Unit raised to support The Confederate States of America. Formed in 1861, The 9th consist …

Confederate ''Jeff Davis'' Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-jeff-davis-flag 31st Jul 2021 - The unique ''Jeff Davis'' Flag was said to have been carried by several State of Arkansas Units that fought for The Confederate States of America, dur …

Indian Home Guard

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/indian-home-guard 31st Jul 2021 - The term ''Indian Home Guard'' applied to a Military Formation of Native-American Troops created from The Five Civilized Nation Confederacy. These wer …

The Great Contaband Camp

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-great-contaband-camp 31st Jul 2021 - As previously discussed, the term ''Contraband'' was applied to those escaped or liberated Slaves, who were placed into custody of The Federal Army &n …

''Bailey's Dam''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/baileys-dam 31st Jul 2021 - Bailey's Dam was a construction effort done by The Union Army in Louisiana, during the later stages of The American Civil War (1861-1865). It's goal w …

Confederate ''Bayou St. John'' Submarine

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-bayou-st-john-submarine 31st Jul 2021 - While many know of the legendary first attempt at a functional submarine in ''modern'' warfare, The short lived Confederate States Naval Vessel ''Hunl …

Confederate 1st Georgia Sharpshooter Battalion

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-1st-georgia-sharpshooter-battalion 31st Jul 2021 - A Formation of The Confederate States Army (1861-1865) – during The American Civil War, The 1st Georgia Sharpshooter's were formed in 1862 &ndas …