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The photograph presents General George E. Pickett sitting in Confederate Uniform. General Pickett is famous for Pickett's Charge at the Civil War Battle of Gettysburg, where his regiment charged a Union Entrenched Position across an open field. Most of his regiment was lost, but the charge goes down as one of the bravest and most heroic events of all history. Photo ca. 1860-65

Major General George E. Pickett, of the Confederate States of America; Most famous for "Pickett's Charge" at Gettysburg 1863

A.H. Johnson served at the age of 15 as the drummer boy in the 54th Mass Regiment.

Johnson served at the age of 15 as the drummer boy in the Mass Regiment. - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

Captain Edward Camden put on his Civil War veteran's uniform and tried to register for the draft on the first day of World War I.    April 1917  It doesn't get much better than this.

Portrait of Captain Edward Camden: Volusia County, Florida, April "He put on his Civil War veteran's uniform and tried to register for the draft on the first day of World War I." Sort of puts draft dodging Donald Trump (Drumpf) to shame!

Braxton Bragg, for whom Fort Bragg in North Carolina is named. Description from…

Braxton Bragg was a career United States Army officer, and then a general in the Confederate States Army—a principal commander in the Western Theater of the American Civil War and later the military adviser to the Confederate President Jefferson Davis.

All this talk about the seal that killed Bin Laden makes me appreciate these bad ass seals even more..

US Special forces Honoring our Military Men and Women God Bless our Military Men and Women. We wish you safety and peace as you do your difficult jobs on our behalf.

Maj. Gen. John Buford (1826-1863); West Point, Class of 1848; a regular cavalry officer who commanded a division at Gettysburg. Arriving early he understood the importance of the terrain and fought delaying actions against all odds until infantry arrived, saving many hills for the Union. He died shortly afterwards on typhoid; and is recognized as one of the foremost cavalry leaders of the war.

Maj. Gen. John Buford (1826-1863); West Point, Class of 1848; a regular cavalry officer who commanded a division at Gettysburg. Arriving early he understood the importance of the terrain and fought delaying actions against all odds until infantry arrived, saving many hills for the Union. He died shortly afterwards on typhoid; and is recognized as one of the foremost cavalry leaders of the war.

This photo, from the collection of the Union Veterans of the Civil War, shows Alice Carey Risley, 89, the last surviving Civil War battlefield nurse, receiving a kiss from a veteran. 1936

This photo, from the collection of the Union Veterans of the Civil War, shows Alice Carey Risley, the last surviving Civil War battlefield nurse, receiving a kiss from a veteran. 1936 - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

Private Calvin J. C. Munroe, Company G, 25th Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. [Deas' Brigade, Hindman's Division, Polk's Corps]. Alabama Photographs and Pictures Collection.

Private Calvin J. Munroe, Company G, Alabama Infantry, C. :: Alabama Photographs and Pictures Collection

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