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CWB – Battle of Blue Mills Landing S2E05

Colonel Scott and General David Rice Atchison Season 2 Episode 4 (Published 5/24/15) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: I have done a lot of research, here are only a few … Continue reading

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Robert Smalls, ex-slave, sailor, congressman

Robert Smalls, an ex-slave, Union ship captain and congressional leader. A great man in many ways. Season 1 Episode 2 (Published 5/01/15) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Smalls • http://www.pbs.org/wnet/african-americans-many-rivers-to-cross/history/which-slave-sailed-himself-to-freedom/ • http://www.robertsmalls.com/history.html … Continue reading

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CWB – Wilson’s Creek (Aug 8th, 1861) S2E02

Wilson’s Creek, August 10, 1861. One of the largest battles of the war up until this point. Season 2 Episode 2 (Published 4/26/15) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: I have done … Continue reading

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CWB – Carthage, MO (July 5th, 1861) S2E01

We are starting season 2, Carthage MO on July 5, 1861. Season 2 Episode 1 (Published 4/19/15) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: I have done a lot of research, here … Continue reading

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CWB 10 Greenbrier River (Oct. 3, 1861)

Welcome to the 10th battle of the Civil War, the battle at Greenbrier River (aka Camp Bartow). Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qoGZVIm4ofU Research links: I have done a lot of research, here are only a few … Continue reading

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CWB 06 Rich Mountain (July 11, 1861)

The Sixth battle, the battle of Rich Mountain. Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ Youtube Channel Page: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSdOsWtlobdBlQQqZNf1wtQ Research links: I have done a  lot of research, here are only a few of the links/reference. The Civil War Battlefield … Continue reading

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CWB 04 Philippi (June 3, 1861)

This fourth battle is the first land based battle of the war, sadly it would not be the last. Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/116148397258434037141/ Youtube Channel Page: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSdOsWtlobdBlQQqZNf1wtQ Research links: I have done a  lot of research, here … Continue reading

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