Mudcat Café message #1757091 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #92100   Message #1757091
Posted By: Greg F.
10-Jun-06 - 10:16 PM
Thread Name: BS: I met a real war hero
Subject: RE: BS: I met a real war hero
HISTORY, n. An account mostly false, of events mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers mostly knaves, and soldiers mostly fools.

       -Ambrose Bierce

[enlisted as private, 1861, served 4 years; Shiloh, Stone's River, Chickamauga, Missionary Ridge, Kennesaw Moutain(wounded), etc; mustered out as Brevet Captain(for bravery), U.S. Army]