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Hans Heg: To Die for His Adopted Country at Chickamauga

The Norwegian Colonel would be honored in death at his state's capital.

Hans Heg: To Die for His Adopted Country at Chickamauga

by Patrick Young, Esq. on April 16, 2014  

The afternoon of September 19, 1863 brought the fury of war to an immigrant regiment.

August Willich: A German Radical’s Civil War

From German revolutionary to Union general.

August Willich: A German Radical’s Civil War

by Patrick Young, Esq. on April 3, 2014  

A rival of Karl Marx.

The Immigrants’ Civil War West of the Alleghenies

Rivers were routes of invasion in the West.

The Immigrants’ Civil War West of the Alleghenies

by Patrick Young, Esq. on April 1, 2014  

Find all of The Immigrants' Civil War articles on the war in the west here.

The Immigrants’ Civil War: The Battles of Chickamauga and Chattanooga

One of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War was fought at Chickamauga.

The Immigrants’ Civil War: The Battles of Chickamauga and Chattanooga

by Patrick Young, Esq. on April 1, 2014  

The Index of articles on two Civil War battles along the Georgia/Tennessee border.

The Immigrants’ Civil War: The Germans

by Patrick Young, Esq. on April 1, 2014  

An index to our articles on German immigrants during the Civil War.

German Immigrants Pinned Down at Chickamauga

Had German refugee August Willich led his men into a death trap?

German Immigrants Pinned Down at Chickamauga

by Patrick Young, Esq. on March 31, 2014  

German communist refugee August Willich's toughest fight.

Ivan and Nadine Turchin: Russian Revolutionary Aristocrats at Chickamauga

Ivan Turchin was half of a remarkable partnership.

Ivan and Nadine Turchin: Russian Revolutionary Aristocrats at Chickamauga

by Patrick Young, Esq. on March 23, 2014  

Ivan and Nadine Turchin were aristocrats in Russia and radical abolitionists in America.

Hans Heg at Chickamauga: Norwegian Commander on the Eve of Battle

The flag of the 15th Wisconsin included this Norwegian motto.

Hans Heg at Chickamauga: Norwegian Commander on the Eve of Battle

by Patrick Young, Esq. on March 18, 2014  

Irish and Germans were not the only immigrants at the great battle of the West.

The Immigrants’ Civil War: Index of Indexes

by Patrick Young, Esq. on March 8, 2014  

The Immigrants' Civil War

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