Simon Burger (1846-1864), private, 187th Pennsylvania Infantry, also Company I, 35th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, mustered out, re-enlisted Company B, 187th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, died of wounds received June 18, 1864 at Petersburg, VA
Colonel John S. Mosby, C.S.A. It was taken between 1860 and 1865. The picture shows Colonel John S. Mosby, the famous Confederate Raider of the Civil War. He virtulally invented Guerrilla Warfare, and as an old man, was friends with George S. Patton, who was a child. One wonders if Patton’s Bold and aggressive fighting style was influenced by childhood stories told him by this former Rebel Chieftan.