Saturday, January 31, 2009
History of Indiana Civil War Regiment Published
Billie J. Crane and Samuel A. Passo recently authored First Flag On The Summit: History of The 15th Indiana Civil War Regiment (260 pages, paperback). The 15th Indiana Infantry was recruited at Lafayette, Indiana and participated in some of the major battles of the Civil War, including the battles of Shiloh and Chattanooga. It was led by Colonel George D. Wagner of Pine Village, Indiana, and both authors have ancestors who served in the 15th regiment. Copies of the book may be purchased from Amazon.com,or directly from the author Billie Crane(firstname.lastname@example.org).