One of my ancestors who served in the Revolutionary War on the Frontier in Virginia and at Fort Boonesborough, Kentucky. A history of Joseph Starnes, his early life, his military service, later life and his war pension per annum.Joseph Starnes is one of my relations that participated in the fight... keep on reading!
After the Civil War my ggfather got out of the POW camp, went home to North Carolina and taught school and then got into farming. The family worked in land, timber and making hardwood furniture for many years.My grandfather headed west soon after the railroad reached Lewiston, Idaho territory.... keep on reading!
My father enlisted in the U S Army Air Corps right after our nation declared war. He was stationed at Perrin Field near Sherman, Texas which is near Whitita Falls (according to the stories I heard). My mother joined him later in Texas and I was born near the end of the war.One aspect of our famil... keep on reading!