Custer and the Confederate Wedding

In August, 1862, Captain George Custer attended the wedding of West Point classmate, and Confederate officer, John Lea. One thing often overlooked in a discussion of war is how it affects the strongest of human emotions- love. Maybe it is the time of great loss that makes us recognize what is most precious.

Dec 6, 2021 | 14:20 | Lance Geiger

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