Regiment With the Tattered Flag - History of the Seventh Kentucky Mounted Infantry, C.S.A. . By John Morris Wilson, Sr. & Charles William Wilson III. New. Perfect bound. 278 pages. Paint Rock Publishing, 2010.
This new book follows through historical fact, letters from those who participated, extracts from orders given, and numerous biographies of the member of the unit, the history of the Seventh Kentucky Mounted Infantry, a part of the Confederate States of America. This is a long needed review of the activities of this unit, and is the first publication to bring together all of the elements of a real history - events, biographies, letters from soldiers, and charts and calendars showing where the unit was located and the battles in which it participated. A must read for those interested in the War Between the States in general, and this unit from Western Kentucky in particular.