9th Michigan Volunteer Calvary

Contents Organizing the Ninth Michigan Volunteer Cavalry Sterling, Kentucky Morgan’s Raid The Fall of Cumberland Gap The Atlanta Campaign Mustered Out By Joshua Briggs In April 1861, the American Civil War commenced off the shores of South Carolina. Holland’s residents, second-generation Dutch-American men, were called to defend the Union. The city’s volunteers enlisted in one Read More …

Michigan 25th Volunteer Regiment

Content Michigan Twenty-Fifth Regiment 1863 Engagements Atlanta Campaign Mustered Out Holland’s Soldiers Gallery Bibliography By Joshua Briggs In April 1861, the first shells were launched at Fort Sumter. The shots marked the start of the American Civil War. Holland’s residents, second-generation Dutch-American men, enlisted to defend the Union. The men joined one of two local Read More …