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Henry Thomas Harrison -The Spy that Changed the Course of Gettysburg  A a spy for Confederate Lt. Gen. James Longstreet during Civil War.  Henry Thomas Harrison, a Confederate spy, supplied Generals Longstreet and Lee with details about the advancing Union army. Based solely on that information, Lee ordered his dispersed army to move immediately towards a small crossroads town in south-central Pennsylvania. Thus was the beginning of the historic three-day battle known as Gettysburg.

Henry Thomas Harrison, Confederate secret agent famous for informing Lee and Longstreet about Union movements before Gettysburg. A famous Mississippian during the war.

*Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee, G.W.C Lee, and Walter Taylor. Photo by  Twisted Sifter

From Left to Right; Lee's Son, Major General George Washington Custis Lee, General Robert E. Lee, and Lee's aide-de-camp, Colonel Walter Taylor.

When asked the question, "What race of people do you believe make the best soldiers?"  His reply:  "The Scots who came to this country by way of Ireland.  Because they have all the dash of the Irish in taking up a position and all the stubborness of the Scots in holding it." (Gen. Robert E. Lee)

In this enlightened age, there are few I believe, but what will acknowledge, that slavery as an institution is a moral and political evil in any country.

On April 9, 1865, Robert E. Lee surrenders the Army of Northern Virginia to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Courthouse, effectively ending the war. Throughout the duration of the American Civil War, 360,000 Union troops and 260,000 Confederate troops were killed.

Federal soldiers outside of Appomattox Court House. This is where General Robert E. Lee surrendered to General Ulysses S.

The type of warrior Himmler wanted in the SS: blond with full "Aryan" characteristics. In this case SS-Sturmbannführer (later SS-Standartenführer) Max Hansen (1908 - 1990) who commanded II./1.PzGren Regiment, Panzer Grenadier Division "Leibstandarte-SS-Adolf-Hitler".

The type of warrior Himmler wanted in the SS: blond with full "Aryan" characteristics. In this case SS-Sturmbannführer (later SS-Standartenführer) Max Hansen - who commanded Regiment, Panzer Grenadier Division "Leibstandarte-SS-Adolf-Hitler".

Gen. Bryan Grimes C.S.A.

Gen. Bryan Grimes C.S.A.

Capt. Joe Hilton, 12th NYV, Culpeper, Va.

Capt. Joe Hilton, 12th NYV, Culpeper, Va.

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