Tagged: wisconsin


Confederate Spy Belle Boyd Led a Colorful Life

Belle Boyd was born in Virginia and was a spy for the Confederate States in the Civil War. While on a speaking tour after the war, she died in Wisconsin and is buried in Spring Grove Cemetery in Wisconsin Dells.


Wisconsin Forms Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission

The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) has announced the creation of the Wisconsin Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission “to honor the legacy, service and sacrifice of Wisconsin’s citizen-soldiers.”   Wisconsin joins several other states that...