American Civil War

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

Union 15th Ohio Infantry

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/union-15th-ohio-infantry 31st Jul 2021 - Formed within weeks of US President Lincoln's ''Call'' for 75,000 Volunteers to ''put down The Rebellion'' (American Civil War), The 15th Ohio Infantr …

The ''Trent'' Affair

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-trent-affair 31st Jul 2021 - Most know of the terrible period of American History known as The War Between The States. Occurring between the years 1861 and 1865, The War pitted Br …

Confederate 1st South Carolina Light Artillery

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-1st-south-carolina-light-artillery 31st Jul 2021 - A well known and somewhat distinguished Confederate Artillery Unit, the so called ''Darlington Rifles'' were recruited from surrounding Darlington Cou …

Confederate Partisan Ranger Act

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-partisan-ranger-act 31st Jul 2021 - By strict definition, a ''Partisan Ranger'' by US Military terms, was in essence – irregular Cavalry. Not quite conforming to traditional milita …

Union 9th New York Infantry

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/union-9th-new-york-infantry 31st Jul 2021 - Also known as ''Hawkin's Zouaves'' after their Commanding Officer Rush Hawkins, The 9th New York Infantry was formed from volunteers to The Union Army …

Confederate 15th Alabama Infantry

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-15th-alabama-infantry 31st Jul 2021 - The 15th Alabama Infantry Regiment consisted of (11) formed Infantry Volunteer Companies, who fought for The Confederate Army in The American Civil Wa …

Union Invalid Corps.

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/union-invalid-corps 31st Jul 2021 - Originally known as The “Invalid” Corps. – The later named Veteran’s Reserve Corps. was a formation of The Union Army during A …

Union Army of The Ohio

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/union-army-of-the-ohio 31st Jul 2021 - Created in 1863, The US Army of The Ohio was a major Military formation of The Union Army (American Civil War). It was developed from the earlier Depa …

The Angel of Mayre's Heights

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-angel-of-mayres-heights 31st Jul 2021 - The ''Angel'' of the Title was none other than Confederate Sergeant Richard Kirkland of The 2nd South Carolina Infantry Regiment. His kindness to woun …

Union 33rd New Jersey Infantry

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/union-33rd-new-jersey-infantry 31st Jul 2021 - Formed rather late in The American Civil War, The 33rd New Jersey Infantry was mustered into service with The Union Army in 1863. In was composed of ( …

Confederate Cobb's Georgia Legion

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-cobbs-georgia-legion 31st Jul 2021 - Also known simply as The Georgia Legion, was an American Confederate Cavalry formation – raised for service in The Confederate States Army, duri …

Confederate 2nd Louisiana Cavalry

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/confederate-2nd-louisiana-cavalry 31st Jul 2021 - Composed of (10) Troops of Cavalry, roughly numbering 2,000 Officers and Men, The 2nd Louisiana Cavalry was originally The 33rd Louisiana Partisan Ran …