Mosby's Confederacy Tours

Mosby’s Confederacy Tours, civil war tours in Mosby’s Confederacy, including Virginia counties of Fauquier, Loudoun, Warren, Clarke and Fairfax, focusing on the life and history of John Singleton Mosby and Mosby’s Rangers.

John Singleton Mosby, the Gray Ghost

John Singleton Mosby

Mosby's Rangers

Mosby’s Rangers

“My purpose was to weaken the armies invading Virginia, by harassing their rear…To destroy supply trains, to break up the means of conveying intelligence, and thus isolating an army from its base, as well as its different corps from each other, to confuse their plans by capturing their dispatches, are the objects of partisan war.  It is just as legitimate to fight an enemy in the rear as in the front.  The only difference is in the danger…”

Discover the

“Grey Ghost”!

See where

Mosby’s Rangers

lived and fought!

David GoetzMeet

David Goetz

Tour Guide
and author of

“Hell is Being a Republican in Virginia”: The Postwar Relationship Between John Singleton Mosby and Ulysses S. Grant
and
Ever the Gray Ghost: Colonel John Singleton Mosby and the Lincoln Conspiracies

The Life & Times of John Singleton Mosby

Tour Number One

The Life & Times of John Singleton Mosby

Includes numerous Mosby-related sites in Warrenton, Virginia.

From Mount Zion to Millwood: Bookends of Mosby's Partisan Career

Tour Number Two

From Mount Zion to Millwood: Bookends of Mosby’s Partisan Career

Follow the trail of the “Gray Ghost” of the Confederacy on this day-long tour.

Atrocities of 1864

Tour Number Three

Atrocities of 1864

This tour examines the causes of atrocities committed by both sides in the Loudoun and Shenandoah Valleys.

Books by David Goetz, your Tour Guide

 Hell is Being a Republican in Virginia

“Hell is Being a Republican in Virginia”:
The Postwar Relationship Between John Singleton Mosby
and Ulysses S. Grant

By David Goetz

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Ever the Gray Ghost: Colonel John Singleton Mosby and the Lincoln Conspiracies

Ever the Gray Ghost:
Colonel John Singleton Mosby and the
Lincoln Conspiracies
By David Goetz

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