In the following pages, “Dragoons United: Brotherhood Beyond Circumstance” transports readers to the tumultuous era of the American Civil War, where the First New York Dragoons fought valiantly for their cause. The narrative is brought to life through the eyes of three distinct characters: Levi Davis Green and Marvin Wheeler Green, two soldiers from humble beginnings, and Major General Alfred Gibbs, their commanding officer hailing from a privileged background.

This novel aims to illuminate the unique bond that united these men from different classes and backgrounds in their shared struggle to preserve the nation. Through the vivid accounts of Levi, Marvin, and Alfred, the reader gains insight into the day-to-day challenges of the soldiers, the camaraderie that sustained them, and the common goal that transcended their differences.

As you immerse yourself in the world of “Dragoons United,” may you find a deeper appreciation for the sacrifices made by these men and a renewed understanding of the power of unity and brotherhood that continues to shape our present.