The Flying, Gray-haired Yank: Or, The Adventures of a Volunteer ... A True Narrative of the Civil War
Michael Egan's flying gray-haired yank is a published account of his wartime experiences, including his service as an officer in the 15th West Virginia Volunteer Infantry Regiment and his capture, his escape, his recapture and eventual second escape. His story details evasion from Confederate patrols and help from slaves and Unionists.
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Great book! Gives fascinating details of the Civil War..great book for Civil War buffs, W. Va. History scholars, and those interested in the culture and politics of the time. A true American patriot who escaped death and a Confederate prison and saw the war to the end at Appamatox.