Saturday, February 18, 2012
One of the 18th Massachusetts' own, Capt. John Lewis Spalding, was recently featured by author Ron Coddington in the New York Times Civil War related "Disunion" series. To read Ron's profile of Spalding, which one reader commented was "Not a story of heroism, just a tale of fallible men muddling through sometime more and sometimes less honestly in extraordinary times," click on this link.
If you'd like to follow along, the entire New York Times Disunion series can be found on its very own Facebook page.
If you'd like to read more by Ron Coddington, please visit his absolutely terrific Faces of War Web site and Blog.