Wilber F. Crummer
2 hours 40 minutes
With Grant at Fort Donelson, Shiloh and Vicksburg
Wilber F. Crummer was an acquaintance and neighbor of Ulysses S. Grant in Galena, Illinois. When civil war broke out, he became “one of the Boys in Blue” who followed General Grant in the Battles of Fort Donelson, Shiloh and Vicksburg.
His stirring and vivid accounts of these significant civil war battles, covering the years 1862-63, are filled with historic detail and conclude with his appreciation of General Grant.
With Grant at Fort Donelson
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Andrew Mulcare (NARRATOR) is a professional actor, director, writer, and teacher of acting. He has worked extensively in theatre, film, and television. Andrew holds an MFA from University of South Carolina. In 2001 he was awarded a Fulbright grant to lecture in Russia on American theatre and film, and became the founding artistic director of the English Language Theatre of Orenburg.