The Lone Star defenders; a chronicle of the Third Texas cavalry, Ross brigade

The Lone Star defenders; a chronicle of the Third Texas cavalry, Ross brigade

Date: 1908
Creator: Barron, S. B.
Description: History of the Third Texas Cavalry, featuring the organization of the unit, accounts of battles in Missouri, the Siege of Corinth, the Battle of Iuka, the surrender at Vicksburg, the Battle of Yazoo City, Kilpatrick's Raid, the Atlanta Campaign, and the end of the war.
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Ross' Texas Brigade : being a narrative of events connected with its service in the late war between the states / By Victor M. Rose.

Ross' Texas Brigade : being a narrative of events connected with its service in the late war between the states / By Victor M. Rose.

Date: 1881
Creator: Rose, Victor M.
Description: A history of Ross' Texas Brigade. Includes details on: the organization of the 3rd Regiment Texas Cavalry; the march to Missouri; Battle of Oaks Hills; Mabry and Johnson's Gallant fight; death of Captain Harris; Battle of Chustenahlah; Winterquarters; Van Dorn assumes command; Elk Horn; Battle of Iuka; Battle of Oakland; Campaign in Tennessee and Missippi; Battle of the Wichita; reminiscences of Camp Chase; and the death of Gen. Van Horn. Features biographical sketches of Gen. John S. Griffith; Hon. O. N. Hollingsworth; Col. Elkanah Greer; H. P. Mabry; Gen. J. W. Whitfield; Col. D. W. Jones; Col. Jack Wharton; Col. John H. Broocks; and Gen. Laurence Sullivan Ross.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Public Library