Serving as mail carrier--and spy--for the Confederacy, 'Ab' Grimes was constantly in and out of Yankee jails

Rye, Scott C.
October 2001
Military History;Oct2001, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p76
Pays tribute to Absalom Carlisle Grimes, who served as mail carrier and spy for the Confederacy, who died in 1911. Issue on his imprisonment; Cause of his death; Background on his career.


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