The Civil War, Day by Day

General John Hunt Morgan

General John Hunt Morgan, CSA, Dies

In 1862, he alarmed Northern forces with a series of raids through Kentucky, and he led a daring 1863 raid across Ohio and Indiana. When captured, he escaped from prison. He was killed in action in Greensville, Tennessee, in 1864.

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