By Danny Sessums

ISBN-10: 098978388X

ISBN-13: 9780989783880

To hands! To fingers! Ye courageous, Volunteer!

And so that they did. From the panhandle around the kingdom to the Gulf Coast, males of Texas mustered devices and enlisted to struggle for the South. What all started as a couple of mediocre army enterprises, via a expensive sequence of trials, eventually used to be reworked to develop into a most popular brigade in probably the best department of the military of Tennessee. someplace as regards to ten and 1000 males from Texas enlisted in devices that shaped the majority of Granbury's Infantry Brigade, but by means of war's finish, a little bit under may live on to be surrendered. now not many devices might element to a extra illustrious checklist, or a better loss ratio than they suffered within the battle.

The ones who lived via it straggled again to Texas that summer season of 1865, notwithstanding many extra months might cross earlier than almost all made it domestic: between them will be these free of far away prison-camps, or from lengthy tenures in hospitals that enabled them to eventually get better. but, regardless of how lengthy it took them, if you happen to did come domestic, each one introduced tortured thoughts of his participation, combined with a good experience of satisfaction for understanding they'd, certainly, been A strength to be Reckoned With.

Volume I of this sequence chronicles the heritage of those males from every one unit's genesis in Texas via the conflict of Arkansas publish in January of 1863.

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