Posts Tagged ‘Irish Brigade’
The Irish Brigade was one of the most famous units in the Civil WarRead More »
“Proper care and the exercise of a little patience” – The Medical Treatment of Private William McCarter
Private William McCarter’s treatment after the battle of Fredericksburg is an excellent case study of Civil War medical care.Read More »
The battle was over, the dead lay in heaps,
Pat Murphy lay bleeding and gory,
A hole through his head, from rifleman’s shot,
Had finished his passion for glory.