Click here to download a copy of "A Planters Son Goes to War." A biography of Civil War veteran Jacques Alphonse Prud'homme.
Click here to learn about the onetime Oakland slave turned Union soldier William Smith.
Both "A Planters Son Goes to War" and "A Blacksmiths Son Goes to War" were written by park volunteer Thom Brennen. For his efforts Thom received the 2016 Southeast Region Hartzog Volunteer Award.