18 09, 2018

GEN. NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST

2018-09-26T17:27:22+00:00

Nathan Bedford Forrest grew up poor, in rural Tennessee, with very little formal education. In his early teens, he went into business with his uncle Jonathon Forrest, and when Jonathon was killed in a street fight, Forrest killed the assailants with a a pistol and Bowie knife. He amassed a

GEN. NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST 2018-09-26T17:27:22+00:00
5 09, 2018

MURDER OF ROBERT LATIMER McCOOK

2018-09-26T18:32:55+00:00

Brigadier General Robert Latimer McCook was one of the famed Fighting McCooks of Ohio, seventeen men from the same family who fought for the Union, including four who would become generals. On August 5, 1862, McCook was shot in a skirmish near Huntsville, Alabama. At the time, renegade

MURDER OF ROBERT LATIMER McCOOK 2018-09-26T18:32:55+00:00
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