What Is New?

It is hoped that this site will be one you will want to return to regularly as your first resource about Michigan's role in the American Civil War. We add information almost daily! This page will help those of you who are returning friends and want to see what is new.

December 8 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
December 6 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
November 26 There is a new option on the Presentations page.
November 7 The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
September 21 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
September 1 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
August 25 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
June 20

The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
There is a new book by a member of the 2nd Michigan Infantry on the Books page.

May 19 The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
May 14 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
February 20 Added a new book about Lenawee County's Civil War experience in the Books page.
The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
January 10 Started a page for the letters of John Hough, a member of the 1st Engineers and Mechanics. We have been allowed to publish the transcripts of his family's collection of 15 of his letters. Find them in the John Hough page.
The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
December 26

Created a page for the 1st Engineers and Mechanics.
Added a book in Books and updated the Flags pages.

December 15 Visited Battle Creek, MI and found several CW related monuments. See them in the Monuments page.
December 13 Added the state green marker from Perryville, Kentucky to the MIgreenmarkers page.
November 14 The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
November 2 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
October 31

Visited Galesburg, MI and found a CW related monument. See them in the Monuments page.
Added link to the Shafter Monument to the 7th Michgan Infantry page.
The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.

October 26 Visited Dexter, MI and found several CW related monuments. See them in the Monuments page.
October 21 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
August 30 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
Visited Marlette, MI and Roscommon, MI and found several CW related monuments. See them in the Monuments page.
August 21 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
July 28 Added new Roundtable to the Roundtables page.
June 16 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
June 13 The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
May 30 The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
May 28 Added images of several museums in the Museum page.
Visited Plymouth, MI and found several CW related monuments. See them in the Monuments page.
Added the state green marker from Royal Oak Community Cemetery to the MIgreenmarkers page.
May 10 Added the Kalamazoo Civil War Roundtable to the Roundtables page.
May 5 Added a new website link on the Websites page.
April 28 Added a musuem in the Museums page.
Added the Grand Rapids Round Table to the Roundtables page.
Added to links the widen the story about the 24th Michigan to that main page.
April 27 Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
April 26 Updated inforation on Soloman T. Lyon on the Company E, 5th Michigan Infantry page.
Added a new website link on the Websites page.
April 17 Updated Index and Museum pages.
Many new updates to the 7th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 7th Michigan page.
April 8 Added a book in Books, updated 11th Michigan and Flags pages.
March 26 Updated the "Did You Know" section on the front page.
February 19 Updates are made to the Books and Museums pages.
February 18 The Did You Know section is updated on the front page.
February 10 The Calendar Page has an updated link.
The Did You Know section on the front page is updated.
January 19 The Books page is going through a big restructuring! Check it out.
January 7 Added many names to the rosters on the 1st Michigan Infantry. Find links to the individual company pages from the 1st Michigan Infantry page.
December 30 New blog added to the Blog page. Excellent Michigan history!
December 27 Started Roster pages for all companies of the 7th Michigan Infantry. Find these pages from that page.
December 11 Added many names to the rosters on the 1st Michigan Infantry. Find links to the individual company pages from the 1st Michigan Infantry page.
December 8 Added a link on the Websites page.
December 1 Began a page for the 1st Michigan Infantry.
Started Roster pages for all companies of the 1st Michigan Infantry. Find these pages from that page.
November 30

Added a new monument in Howell, MI in the Monuments page.
Created a page for the graves of Company I, 5th Michigan Infantry and added four new graves.
Updated the roster of Company I, 5th Michigan Infantry to link to the new graves page.
Added link to 5th Michigan Infantry page.

November 15 Added a new group link on the Re-enacting page.
Posted a video about reproduction equipment on the Vendors page.
Added a new link on the 4th Michigan Infantry page.
November 11 Added a new book about the 11th Michigan Infantry in the Books page.
Updated the 11th Michigan Infantry page.
November 3 Added a new book link in the Online Books page.
Updated new "Did You Know" on the main page.
October 8

Added new book link in the 17th Michigan page.
Added new book link in the 7th Michigan page.
Added new book link in the 4th Michigan page.

September 28 Added new photo to the Museums page.
September 17 Updated new "Did You Know" on the main page.
September 14 Many new updates to the 24th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 24th Michigan page.
September 10 Updated new "Did You Know" on the main page.
Updated the record for Royal T. Harris in the 5th Michigan Infantry, Co. F roster with info.
September 7 Updated the record for William E. Pixley in the 5th Michigan Infantry, Co. G roster with info.
Added photos for over 20 of the members of the 5th Michigan Infantry to their rosters.
Created a 5th Michigan Infantry Photo page, to help you find images of the 5th Infantry.
September 6 Added a new book about the Michigan Cavalry Brigade in the Books page.
Started a re-organization of the Books page.
Added a battle to and changed the name of the Monterey Pass to Falling Waters page to encompass more clashes at the end of the Gettysburg Campaign.
Added a book link in the 1st Michigan Cavalry page.
Multiple images of two historic sites in Monroe added to the Monuments page.
Added a new library to the Archives page.
September 5 Added several new photos on our Monuments page detailing the first of several sites we've photographed in Monroe, MI. This on is all the monuments and markers in Soldier's and Sailor's Park.
September 3 Added a new flag picture and information for the Michigan Cavalry Brigade on the Flags page.
Added two links on the 1st Michigan Cavalry page.
September 2 Updated new "Did You Know" on the main page.
August 24 Updated the record for Joseph B. Trim of the 5th Michigan Infantry, Co. H in that roster with a LOT of details.
August 23 Updated the record for Joseph W. Kile (or Kilo) in the 5th Michigan Infantry, Co. G roster with info. Also added his grave to the Company G grave page.
Created a Graves page for the 5th Michigan, Co. K.
August 22

Added new book to the Books page.
Added new book link in the 17th Michigan page.
Updated the record of William B. Ferguson in the 5th Michigan Infantry, Co. I roster with more info.
Updated the record of Caleb W. Gifford in the 5th Michigan Infantry, Co. A roster with more info.
Updated the record of Elijah Goodwin in the 5th Michigan Infantry, Co. D roster with more info.
Updated the record of Jacob McCrory in the 5th Michigan Infantry, Co. G roster with more info.
Created a Graves page for the 5th Michigan, Co. C.

August 19 Updated new "Did You Know" on the main page.
August 17 Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
August 8 Added a new photo to the Museum page.
August 5 Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
July 23

Updated the page for Gettysburg. All monuments placed are now represented on this page.
Added a photo and links to the 7th Michigan Infantry page.
Added links to the 1st Michigan Cavlary page.
Added a link to the 5th Michigan Infantry page.
Added a photo and link to the 4th Michigan Infantry page.
Added a link to the 24th Michigan Infantry page.
Upadated a link on the 17th Michigan Infantry page.

July 14 Updated new "Did You Know" on the main page.
July 6 Updated new "Did You Know" on the main page.
July 4 Updated the page for Gettysburg.
July 1 Updated the page for Gettysburg.
May 30 Updated new "Did You Know" on the main page.
May 29 Added new photos for two Michigan Historic Markers on the Markers page.
May 27 Added new photo of the 7th Michigan Infantry's regimental color to the Flags page.
Added images of the MI Historical marker in Monroe dedicated to Custer on the Markers page.
Created a page showing the Monterey Pass field where the Michigan Cavalry Brigade fought.
Added a photo to the 17th Michigan Page.
May 20 Created a new section in the Tourism part of the website. It will help you learn about the Battlefields Michigan men served on.
Started a page for the Fox's Gap fight.
Started a page for Gettysburg.
May 17 Updated the 1st Michigan Cavalry and 5th Michigan pages with new photos.
May 16 Two of the Michigan Historical Markers (Fox's Gap and Waynesboro, PA) now have photos on the Markers page.
May 15 "Did You Know" changed on the front page.
May 14 Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
Updated the 4th Michigan page.
Created a page dedicated to the 17th Michigan Infantry.
May 13 Updated the 7th Michigan page with a new photo and link.
May 12 Added three new books to the Books page.
Updated the 4th Michigan Infantry page.
Updated the Flags page.
May 11

Created a page dedicated to the 4th Michigan. It will grow a lot in the next few weeks.
Updated the Flags page.
Updated the Reenacting page.
Updated the Regiments page to include the new 4th Michigan page.

May 6 Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
Many new updates to the 24th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 24th Michigan page.
April 29 Many new updated to the 24th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 24th Michigan page.
April 18 "Did You Know" changed on front page.
April 9 New update to the MI Green Markers page added.
March 31 Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
New links on the 9th Michigan page.
March 30 Many new updated to the 24th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 24th Michigan page.
March 25 Many new updated to the 24th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 24th Michigan page.
Added a new photo to the Museums page. All museums listed will soon have photos of their site.
March 22 Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
February 4 Updates to Carl Close of Company K, 5th Michigan. Thanks to a family member for sending us the information!
Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
January 29 Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
Many new updates to the 24th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 24th Michigan page.
January 28

Started our first page dedicated to the graves of Michigan men. It is for the 5th Michigan Infantry, Company G.
Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
Many new updated to the 24th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 24th Michigan page.

Janary 26 New updates to the MI Green Markers page added, all from western Michigan.
There is a new "Did You Know" up on the Main page.
January 23 Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
January 19 Many new updated to the 24th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 24th Michigan page.
January 17 Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
Novebmer 5

Added a new museum in the Museums page.
Started a page dedicated to the 7th Michigan Infantry.
Added men to the rosters of the 5th Michigan Infantry.

October 28

New links on the 9th Michigan page.
Many new names, and a few pictures, on the roster pages of the 5th Michigan.
A new link on our Websites page.
Made updates to the Tourism and Index pages.

October 27 New links on the 9th Michigan page.
All known flags have links to them on the Flags page.
October 20

Many new updates to the 5th Michigan Roster pages. View them from the 5th Michigan page.
A new page was started for the 9th Michigan Infantry.

October 14 The first of the cavalry flags have been added to the Flags page.
October 13 Many new links added to the Flags page. All infantry flags in the state collection may now be seen by links from this page. Cavalry is next!
October 10 Updated 6 pages to fix small typos.
Added many more men to the 5th Michigan Rosters.
September 24

Many new links added to the Flags page.
New link added to the 24th Michigan page.

September 21

Started a regimental page for the 11th Michigan.
Added new links in the Flags page.
Started a regimental page for the 30th Michigan.
A new monument is added in the Monuments page. It is located in Jackson, MI.

September 20 Added new links to the Blogs page.
Added new links in the Flags page.
September 9 Added photos for three more state markers in the Markers page.
Added photos for a monument in Milford in the Monuments page.
September 8 Created a Website page for links that don't fit well in other places.
September 6 Added a new book about the Sultana disaster, written by a Michigan man, to the Books page.
Two new books are added to the Online Books page.
September 2 Added a new vendor to the Vendors page.
Added 3 markers photos to the State Historical Markers page.
Added about 40 new names to the company rosters of the 24th Michigan Infantry. Find the company rosters off the 24th Michigan main page.
September 1 Added a link on the 24th Michigan Infantry Page.
August 28 A new blog about the 7th MI Infantry at Antietam is added to the Blog page.
August 26 Added this "What is New" page.
August 25 Two new books are added to the online books page. One new vendor added to the vendors page.