The 30th North Carolina Infantry in the Civil War has gone to the publisher.

Posted on Sunday, July 31st, 2016

The writing for The 30th North Carolina Infantry in the Civil War is complete. The manuscript now goes to McFarland Publishing and work will begin on turning 475 pages of writing into a bound volume.
Based […]

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The book has been Released!!

Posted on Saturday, August 29th, 2015

 

McFarland Publishing has released The 11th North Carolina Infantry in the Civil War.

The story of the men of an embattled Carolina regiment in 370 pages.

The volunteers came from all over the Old North State; including […]

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11th North Carolina Infantry book nears Completion!!

Posted on Friday, June 26th, 2015

 
My editor at McFarland’s Publishing has notified me the book’s galley proofs will soon be delivered.
All that remains is the creation of the Index, and then the project goes to the printer!!
This task is almost […]

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Benjamin Bunn — Company I; 30th North Carolina Infantry

Posted on Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Benjamin Bunn (1844-1907)
Company I – 30th North Carolina Infantry
Benjamin Bunn was 17 when he enlisted into the 30th NC Infantry. He grew up on a fairly large estate near Rocky Mount, Nash Co., NC, the […]

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Thomas Venner’s book, The 7th Tennessee Infantry in the Civil War has been honored by an historical organization in Wisconsin.

Posted on Thursday, April 9th, 2015

The Milwaukee camp of Sons of Union Volunteers, led by Tom Mueller, conducted a remembrance ceremony on April 2, 2015, exactly 150 years after the Federal breakthrough of the Confederate lines at Petersburg. The 7th […]

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11th North Carolina Infantry Publication Update

Posted on Monday, March 2nd, 2015

 
 11th North Carolina Infantry Publication Update
 
McFarland Publishing has the manuscript and is working diligently to prepare it for publication.
 
All of the maps, photos, and images have been formatted and slotted into their positions within the pages.
 
And […]

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Carolina Courage goes to the Publisher !!!

Posted on Sunday, December 7th, 2014

It’s done!! 
The manuscript has been mailed to the publisher. 
The stack of paper is 430 pages high, includes 35 photos and 18 maps, and contains over 100,000 words.
Now, comes the waiting part … at least six […]

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11th North Carolina Infantry loses 93 at Falling Waters

Posted on Friday, August 29th, 2014

 
The 11th North Carolina regiment marched away from Gettysburg with less than 300 soldiers, having lost over 350 men in that pivotal battle.
The regiment’s colonel, Collett Leventhorpe was gone, having been wounded on July 1st, […]

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11th North Carolina Infantry Casualties at Gettysburg, July 1st, 1863

Posted on Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

I have now completed the chapter describing the 11th North Carolina’s fight against the 19th Indiana on July 1, 1863.
It’s now been five full weeks since returning from France, and each week I’ve been able […]

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The 11th North Carolina Marches to Gettysburg

Posted on Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

 

The 11th North Carolina Marches to Gettysburg –
I have now completed the research and writing of all the chapters leading up to the battle of Gettysburg.
I’ve included a rough draft of the map accompanying Chapter […]

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