Good boys turn murderers growing up in post-Civil War WNC
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“Report and Deport1866-DHS-2 ICE”
Since: Feb 07
#1 Oct 8, 2008
""...Likewise, members of George W. Kirk's Mounted Infantry terrorized Confederates and noncombatants in the region. In 1865, the raiders forced the Whitson boys' mother, Matilda, who was pregnant with her second husband's child, to give over the family's meat and oxen. Her husband, Samuel McIntturff, rode up while the raiders were there. Instantly, shots knocked him off his horse and left him bleeding to death in the yard..."""
Kirks Raiders were given free reign of the mountains with Grant's blessing.
"My Ancestors fought the First Terrorists" amen.
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