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Liz Cain Deeds (#47294946)
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Jennifer Thompson
RE: Find a Grave photos
My book on the Eighth Indiana has been published in a four volume series entitled, Above Us or Around Us. Volume I: The Story of the Bloody Eighth tells the history of both the three-month and three-year Eighth Indiana Infantry regiments from April 1861 to August 1865. Readers will learn how they chose their motto "Above Us or Around Us," how they earned their nickname "The Bloody Eighth," and what occurred during each battle. They will also learn about the soldiers' family ties, claims to fame, and tragic endings. This volume includes poems about the Battle of Cedar Creek and poems written by James Whitcomb Riley, whose father, uncle, and favorite teacher served in this regiment, and includes regimental correspondence. Volume II: The Men of the Bloody Eighth A-K and Volume III: The Men of the Bloody Eighth L-Z continue the story of the Eighth Indiana Infantry through the biographies of the soldiers and contrabands who served in this regiment. Readers will learn about the regiment's Medal of Honor recipient, the soldier who made and sold the first ice cream cone in the world, James Whitcomb Riley's teacher and relatives of James Whitcomb Riley and Carrie Nation, the soldier who held ten patents for his inventions, and the soldier related to Presidents William Henry Harrison and Benjamin Harrison. Two soldiers in this volume named the town of Windfall, Indiana. One soldier and his brother built the first threshing machine in Indiana. Several soldiers experienced close encounters with death or PTSD, which led to suicide. Some became murder victims or committed murder. These biographies will leave a lasting impression on readers as they learn more about the men of the Bloody Eighth. Volume IV: The Story and the Men of the Bloody Eighth in the News includes the newspaper articles that provide reports during the war and about brigade reunions after the war. The articles also help readers learn about tragedies, special events, and the deaths of the soldiers in this regiment. Readers can also follow a Tennessee murder trial. The men of the "Bloody Eighth" lived up to their motto "Above Us or Around Us" and are men to be remembered for years to come. This series is now available on Amazon.com: https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_1?ie=UTF8&text=Mrs.+Jennifer+Thompson&search-alias=books&field-author=Mrs.+Jennifer+Thompson&sort=relevancerank
Added by Jennifer Thompson on May 26, 2017 8:47 AM
LadyDulcinea
Anthony P Crandle #58861362
Thank you so much for creating this memorial. Anthony was my great-grandfather.
Added by LadyDulcinea on May 10, 2017 2:45 PM
Dixie
Hi
Hi my name is Dixie. Thomas harper moore is my great grandfather. I was just wondering if you had any pictures of him or any of the family?
Added by Dixie on Apr 25, 2017 8:15 PM
Leopoldville Historian
Pvt. Harold L. Myers
Dear Liz,

Your relative, Pvt. Myers from Hagerstown, MD. was one of the 763 soldiers of the 66th Infantry division killed when their troopship, Leopoldville, was torpedoed & sunk in the English Channel on Christmas Eve 1944. His body was one of the 493 never found. For more info refer to web site Leopoldville.org & my book, Leopoldville: A Tragedy Too Long Secret, available from Amazon or Barnes & Noble web sites. Please e-mail me at agandrade37@msn.com. Allan Andrade Leopoldville disaster author/historian
Added by Leopoldville Historian on Apr 11, 2017 5:05 PM
Joseph Ruhl
Thank you
Liz:

On behalf of my cousin Barbara (Ken's daughter) and myself, thank you for updating Ken's file.

Joseph Ruhl
Added by Joseph Ruhl on Apr 02, 2017 4:37 PM
LaceysAcres
Hannah Bittinger Andrews
Hello. Her memorial is Find A Grave Memorial# 43835140. I see that you added the photo of her memorial and that it says wife of Solomon Andrews. Do you recall if his name was also on the memorial, that he is buried there with her? Thank you.
Added by LaceysAcres on Mar 28, 2017 9:54 AM
Base Kuhn
Hi there!
Hi Liz! Thank you very much for the Draper transfers.
Added by Base Kuhn on Feb 15, 2017 5:11 PM
Melvin L. Halterman
MEMORIAL TRANSFER
Thanx for the transfer of the William McKinley Cosey memorial.
Added by Melvin L. Halterman on Jan 31, 2017 10:27 AM
Tom Stansbury
CAMPBELL TRANSFER
Liz, Thank you for the quick transfer for Marjorie Campbell. Much appreciated!
Tom S.
Added by Tom Stansbury on Dec 19, 2016 5:47 PM
Base Kuhn
Hi there
Thanks for the Shank transfer dear.. Merry Christmas
Added by Base Kuhn on Dec 19, 2016 8:35 AM
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