Tag: Military

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Ghosts of many wars roam the historic forts of Mobile, Alabama [pics & films]

The Civil War Forts on Mobile Bay The Battle of Mobile Bay was where Admiral Farragut was supposed to have made his famous statement,…

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Biography: Brig. Gen. William Flank Perry born March 12, 1823 – photograph

This biography is included in the book Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable  Alabama Pioneers Volume I   BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM FLANK PERRY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY(1823 -…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Alabama sent many volunteer soldiers in search of Pancho Villa after he attacked a town in New Mexico in 1916 [photographs]

Mexican Revolution In 1910, a revolution in Mexico began. All across Mexico, volunteers aligned with different factions, and Pancho Villa aligned with Francisco I.…

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Confederate veterans – photographs of Admirals and Generals photographs found

While completing research for stories, I run across many photographs of people, (identified and unidentified) including the Confederate veterans below which may be of interest to…