Central Florida's Civil War Veterans

Central Florida s Civil War Veterans The saga of the War Between the States in Florida is not well known beyond the borders of the Sunshine State except the actions within the third state to secede from the Union were quite prominent th

  • Title: Central Florida's Civil War Veterans
  • Author: Bob Grenier
  • ISBN: 9781467112024
  • Page: 223
  • Format: Paperback
  • The saga of the War Between the States in Florida is not well known beyond the borders of the Sunshine State, except the actions within the third state to secede from the Union were quite prominent the battles of Olustee and Natural Bridge the sinking of the USS Columbine on the St Johns River Gen William Birney s Raid the intrepid Cow Cavalry Confederate spy sistThe saga of the War Between the States in Florida is not well known beyond the borders of the Sunshine State, except the actions within the third state to secede from the Union were quite prominent the battles of Olustee and Natural Bridge the sinking of the USS Columbine on the St Johns River Gen William Birney s Raid the intrepid Cow Cavalry Confederate spy sisters Lola, Panchita, and Eugenia Sanchez and the flight into oblivion of the Confederate cabinet members Following the war, in the midst of Reconstruction, many veterans from both sides of the Mason Dixon packed what remained of their lives and traveled to the warm climate of the Eastern Frontier to begin a new life This book serves as a memorial and tribute to those courageous veterans and their families who endured through this tumultuous time in American history In the eloquent words of Capt John Jackson Dickison, Florida may be justly proud of her gallant sons wherever her standard has been borne, they have covered it with glory, and, with their heart s blood, secured for her an honorable position among her sister states.

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    1. The state of Florida has been receiving it's due lately with several excellent books coming out dealing with the state's role in the Civil War. Now, from Arcadia Publishing, author Bob Grenier brings us a large collection of photos dealing with Civil War veterans, both Union and Confederate, from the Central Florida area.In 10 chapters broken down by county, Grenier gives readers soldiers, locations and reenactors. As might be expected there are very few photos of actual Florida soldiers in unif [...]

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