Monthly Archives: February 2019


Union and Confederate forces fought their way to a draw at Hatcher’s Run, Virginia, on Feb. 5, 1865. The conflict would resume the next day, and the Union would ultimately prevail. But among the casualties of Feb. 6 was the … Continue reading

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“Only A Dog”

From an unassuming beginning, Tommy quickly went on to earn the admiration and affection of the men of the 165th New York Volunteers.  He served throughout the war, remaining with comrades in the hospital, trekking over many miles to miraculously … Continue reading

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