Mosby's Confederacy Tours

Meet Your Tour Guide

David Goetz is owner of Mosby’s Confederacy Tours, and leads civil war tours in Mosby’s Confederacy, including Virginia counties of Fauquier, Loudoun, Warren, Clarke and Fairfax.

Mr. Goetz has, for many years, studied the life and times of John Singleton Mosby. He published, Hell is Being a Republican in Virginia: The Postwar Relationship Between John Singleton Mosby and Ulysses S. Grant, dealing with their search for peace and reconciliation between North and South in the years following the War Between the States. His latest book, Ever the Gray Ghost: Colonel John Singleton Mosby and the Lincoln Conspiracies, examines the background of individuals and groups from both sides in the War Between the States who wanted to capture or kill Confederate President Jefferson Davis and U. S. President Abraham Lincoln and, in particular, Colonel Mosby’s role in the Lincoln Conspiracy..

David Goetz has a professional background in public relations, sales and marketing, primarily with non-profit organizations. He holds an undergraduate degree in English from Bellarmine University, Louisville, Kentucky, and a Master of Science degree in Community Development from the University of Louisville. He is a member and former commander of the Black Horse Camp, Sons of Confederate Veterans, in Warrenton, Virginia. Mr. Goetz is also a U.S. Army veteran, received an Honorable Discharge and lives in Culpeper County, Virginia.


To book your tour, contact Dave Goetz at
540.351.6073 or e-mail him at