Henry Mattingly honored for special role as hero during the Civil War at Jonesboro
It was late summer, 1864 near the end of the Civil War. The Union army had pushed the Confederacy to Georgia and General William Sherman was set on capturing Atlanta.
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#1 Jun 2, 2010
This is a awesome story. I'm glad to hear he was finally rightfully honored!! He was ONLY soldier in the Civil War who captured the other side's flag!!
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