Last Month:What was the name of the young South Carolina sergeant who took water to wounded soldiers, both Union and Confederate between 12-11 and 12-15 at the Battle of Fredericksburg. He became known as the “Angel of Marye’s Heights.”
Answer:Richard R. Kirkland -that’s the image in the monument you see when visiting Fredericksburg. He was with the 2nd S.C. regiment.
Second Question Last Month:
What percentage of Union and Confederate soldiers were killed during the Civil War?Union: 5.5%, 12.5%, 17.5%, 22.5%, 27.5% Confederate: 5%, 12%, 17%, 22%, 27%
Oops- wrong information -no true answer here.