Download e-book for iPad: Civil War Brockport: A Canal Town and the Union Army (Civil by William G. Andrews

By William G. Andrews

ISBN-10: 1540221938

ISBN-13: 9781540221933

ISBN-10: 1626191220

ISBN-13: 9781626191228

The Civil warfare left no nook of the USA untouched, and Brockport--a small western big apple town--was no exception. Brockport greater than responded the decision of accountability, sending thousands of its sons to conflict. Brockporters have been one of the first to answer Lincoln's preliminary demand volunteers, and the studies of that corporation within the recognized "Old thirteenth" are popular. one other corporation led the cost that helped store Little around most sensible prior to the climactic conflict at Gettysburg, and nonetheless one other performed a key function in repulsing Pickett's cost. in the meantime, the homefront was once intensely eager about recruitment drives and supplying relief to squaddies and their households. neighborhood historian William G. Andrews retells the stories of Brockport's regiments at struggle, in addition to how lifestyles used to be affected at domestic. observe the tales of bravery and patience from Brockport in the course of the Civil War.

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