A Civil War biography of courage and daring action by Major John Dance and the 8th Iowa Cavalry. Posted to the Western Theater under MGEN Sherman, the 8th Iowa engaged the Confederates in numerous cavalry actions from 1863 to 1865. Thereafter, they settled a new nation.
Colonel Don Treichler retired from the Marine Corps. He has a Ph.D. and lives in Roseville, CA. He is a great grandson of Major John Dance.