Brevet Major General Robert H. Minty, Civil War general passed away 1905

#OnThisDay 1906 Brevet Major General Robert Minty from Westport, Mayo passed away. Minty’s Saber Brigade conducted one of the most effective covering force actions of the Civil War at Pea Ridge & Chickamauga creek where his 900 men fought 5000 for 6 hours. #Ireland #History

Mayo Minty

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