Author Archives: Dawn Rice

Female Soldiers in the Civil War

At first glance, you probably wouldn’t expect women to have played any combat roles during the Civil War. In actual fact, there were scores of women who got around the laws of the day by cutting off their hair, creating aliases and joining the army. Between 400-750 women are known to have fought on both… Read More »

Women in the Civil War

We are going to expand so much more on this topic but thought we would get started with this quick 2 minute video. Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!