By James J. Barnes,Patience P. Barnes

Wabash collage in Indiana despatched extra squaddies to the Civil conflict proportional to its dimension than the other university in the USA. This publication, the results of twenty-five years of heritage scholars' examine initiatives at modern day Wabash, information the five hundred scholars' lives in pioneer Indiana, within the struggle (over a hundred battles) and after the war.
Famous generals like Edward Canby and James J. Reynolds are lined, but in addition many ordinary Hoosier boys who went, suffered within the conflict within the battles and from disorder in camp and in Andersonville and Libby prisons yet stayed to aid shop the nation.

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