Re: [civilwarwest] Confederate Fort Names
As a matter of fact Lieutenant General John Bell Hood, was born in Owingsville,
which is the county seat of Bath Co., Ky. Hood was born there on 1 June 1831.
Your Obed'nt Ser'vt,
Larry C. McGibben (KyReb)
> Although Hood's early fame was gained as Commander of a Texas Brigade, he was
> not in fact, a native Texan. I believe he was originally from Kentucky or
> A minor point indeed that just popped off the page when reading.
> yr obt svt,