For centuries animals have gone to war involuntarily, and our Civil War was no exception.A countless number of four-legged and winged creatures served as soldiers’ and sailors’ pets, sharing the hardships of military life on land and sea. Not of just horses, dogs and cats, but tales of such other creatures as squirrels, raccoons, bears, and even a camel are found within this book.Some accounts are humorous, but others are tragic.
This book, packed with fascinating facts and photos, commemorates 36 years of Butler, Pennsylvania's, automotive golden age. During this time, Butler entrepreneurs manufactured six unique vehicles. One of the Butler-made vehicles--the Bantam Reconnaissance Car--became the most important American vehicle ever built"--the Jeep.