We are looking for people to monitor and market this website for us and to help us set up scholarship programs. If you have the heart and are interested, then send us an email at admin@warnotes.com



Enter Note
War Notes
Iraq War
Afganistan War
Balkans War
Vietnam War
Korean War
Nuclear Cold War
World War II
World War I
Desert Storm
Civil War
Special Features
Link Exchange
VoicesNet Poetry
Contact Us

Click here to subscribe to our website newsletters



"Johnny Reb"

Welcome Come back often



1st LT Cornelius A. Shultz


Winston-Salem, NC


United States of America

Main War

US Civil War


Served with CO B, 9th BN North Carolina Sharpshooters. Lost an arm and became a jailer in Greensboro, NC.


Johnny Reb

Jul 26, 1994
He struggles across the field
In his suit of butternut gray.
He's already wounded twice,
But that won't keep him from the fray.

They call him, Johnny Reb,
And that's what he's proud to be.
He'll gladly give up his life
To keep his pride and liberty.

He stumbled and he fell,
Yet, rose again to climb the hill.
The courage within his heart
Is more abundant than the blood he'll spill.

He lets loose one last Rebel yell
And falls upon his hated foe.
Another ball takes his life,
But he won't go alone to that home of the soul.

Just like his Rebel spirit,
That rises to live again on high.
The South will rise once more
Because its spirit will never die.


We have war letters and notes for US Navy, Army, Air Force and Marines along with any US Ally service men and women.