The Battle of Charleston, and the 1862 Kanawha Valley Campaign
Reminiscences of Captain Alfred Mallory Edgar,27th Virginia Infantry CSA
Union Pvt. Philip Bader took this prayer book from “a dead Secesh soldier” after the Battle of Rich Mountain on July 11, 1861.
Author/Historian Hunter Lesser has written an article describing a prayer book captured at the Battle of Rich Mountain for The Civil War News.
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