Many men of color are members in the heritage group - Sons Of Confederate Veterans

The Confederate Battle Flag was never a National Flag of the Confederacy. It was carried into battle by several armies such as the Army Of Northen Virginia and the Army of Tennessee. Was also used as a Naval Jack by the Confederate Navy.

Many Northern civilians owned slaves. Prior to, during and even after the War Of Northern Aggression.

Most Union Generals and staff had slaves to serve them.

William T. Sherman had many slaves that served him until well after the war was over and did not free them until late in 1865.

None of the flags of the Confederacy or Southern Nation ever flew over a slave ship. Nor did the South own or operate any slaves ships. 

The English, the Dutch and the Portugese brought slaves to this country, not the Southern Nation.

Federal, Yankee, Union ships brought slaves to America! These ships were from the New England states.

Many blacks, both free and of their own will, joined the Confederate Army to fight for their beloved Southern home. 

Additionally, men of other ethnic extraction fought as well. Oriental, Mexican & Spanish men as well as Native American Indians fought with pride for the South.

Today, many men of color are members in the heritage group SCV - Sons Of Confederate Veterans. 

These men of color and pride rejoice in their heritage. 

The continued attacks on the Southern Nation, The Confederacy, and her symbols are a terrible outrage to these fine people. These attacks should be denounced with as much fervor as those who denounce the South.  More Facts