by Patrick Young, Esq. on January 14, 2016
This is the story of a young immigrant nurse whose services were unwelcome until the wounded rolled into camp.
by Patrick Young, Esq. on December 15, 2015
Jewish immigrants who fought and died in the Civil War were forgotten by their adopted country before the soil was turned on their graves. By the 1890s, some Americans denied that Jews had even served in the army. A new project is looking to identify them and record their names for posterity.