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I call upon my God to judge me, he knows that I love my friends and above all others my wife and children, the, oppinion of the world to contrary notwithstanding. ---->>>

If I commit an error I do it without bad intention. ---->>>

My great crime in the world is blunder I will get into scrapes without intention or any bad motive. ---->>>

Poor Andy Nave was killed. He refused to surrender and was shot by Dick Fields. I felt sorry as he used to be quite friendly towards me before the war, but it could not be helped. ---->>>


Nationality: Cherokee
Born: December 12, 1806
Die: September 9, 1871
Occupation: Soldier

Stand Watie (Cherokee: ᏕᎦᏔᎦ, translit. Degataga, lit. 'Stand firm') (December 12, 1806 – September 9, 1871) — also known as Standhope Uwatie, Tawkertawker, and Isaac S. Watie — was a leader of the Cherokee Nation, and not only a brigadier general of the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War, but the only Native American general of the Confederate Army (wikipedia)