Re: [civilwarwest] Re: An obvious line of defense at Shiloh
- In a message dated 3/19/2003 3:52:18 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> In a message dated 3/19/2003 3:35:06 PM Eastern Standard Time,According to the James Pickett Jones bio of Logan, his brother-in-law
> GnrlJEJohnston writes:
> > Ironically enough, this is one occasion that you had Yankee's fighting
> > Yankee's. One or two companies in the 13th TN were from Franklin
> > County, Illinois and other Little Egypt counties.
> I always thought these men went into the 15th Tennessee, and were mostly
> from Williamson County. I can check this out in my bio of Black Jack Logan
> when I get home tonight. It's not a big deal either way...
was in the 15th Tennessee. According to a private note from
GnrlJEJohnston, courthouse records in southern Illinois indicate
some men also went into the 13th Tennessee. Like I said above,
it's not a big deal either way.
James F. Epperson