This group was formed to honor the courageous men who served the Union in the 13th Tennessee Regiment Cavalry. This regiment was comprised mostly of men from Carter, Johnson, and Greene Counties. They served under the leadership of John K. Miller.
Original source: Cumming, Kate,. A journal of hospital life in the Confederate Army of Tennessee : from the battle of Shiloh to the end of the war : with sketches of life and character, and brief notices of current events during that period. Louisville, Ky.: J.P. Morgan & Co., c1866.
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