Confederate monument Elmira, NY: Elmira Prison was a prisoner-of-war camp constructed by the Union Army in Elmira, New York, during the American Civil War to house captive Confederate soldiers. Where my gggrandfather Abraham Winkler is buried.
Andersonville Prison - A Confederate prison in Georgia during the Civil War. It housed Union prisoners of war even though it was only build for The conditions were so horrid 100 men a day died during the summer months. Many were starved to death.