A Quaker Officer in the Civil War: Henry Gawthrop of the 4th by Justin Carisio

By Justin Carisio

whilst the decision went out in 1862 for volunteers for Delaware's 4th Infantry Regiment, a couple of males from in demand Quaker households got here ahead to struggle for the Union. Deeply patriotic and strongly against slavery, they served with contrast in many of the later campaigns of the Civil struggle, from chilly Harbor via Appomattox. between them used to be Henry Gawthrop. Commissioned a primary lieutenant in corporation F, he observed motion throughout the Siege of Petersburg and on the conflict of 5 Forks. Fifty years after the battle, he drew on his diary and letters from the battle years to create a special memoir that's one of the so much entire and designated of any Delaware Civil conflict veteran. this is often his story.

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