"There is many a war-horse who is more entitled to immortality than the man who rides him." -- General Robert E. Lee

 
 

"In memory of the one and one half million horses and mules of the Union and Confederate Armies who were killed, were wounded, or died from disease in the Civil War."

This statue stands in front of the National Sporting Library & Museum in Middleburg, VA. A copy can be found at Ft. Riley, Kansas, near the United States Cavalry Museum. Photo by Elizabeth Rettig.