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John Bell Hood Quick Facts

Name Meaning: John is of Hebrew origin and means “God is gracious”. Vital Stats Birthday: June 1st or 29th, 1831, depending on source. Birth Name: John Bell Hood Birthplace: Owingsville, Kentucky Date of Death:...


New Look for Iron Brigader

We’ve updated the look of Iron Brigader with a new blog theme.  While the old theme served visitors using desktop and laptop computers well, this new theme will accommodate both computers and mobile devices,...


David G. Farragut Quick Facts

Name Meaning: David is of Hebrew origin and means “beloved” Vital Stats Birthday: July 5th, 1801 Birth Name: James Glasgow Farragut Birthplace: Campbell’s Station, Tennessee Date of Death: August 14th, 1870 Cause: Heart disease...