Mustache Madness: The Battle of Civil War Beards

Possibly he’s born with it, perhaps it’s hirsute.

From brazen beards and mutton chops to mustaches that defy gravity, Civil Battle troopers are famed for his or her spectacular coifs—completely zero excessive and tights so far as the attention can see. Whereas some opted to develop and domesticate facial hair that resembled a dagger like Col. Percy Wyndham, others opted for what can solely be described as “fork within the street” stylish.

This March, be a part of Historynet as we embark on our personal March Insanity, or Mustache Insanity if you’ll, to search out the one true beard to rule all of them. Will fan favourite Maj. Gen. Ambrose Burnside—who rocked some spectacular ‘burns look whereas concurrently nearly ruining the Military of the Potomac—make a deep run within the match? Or will he be knocked off by this yr’s Cinderella story? Vote and see!

Learn how to Enter 

Obtain the bracket PDF, fill it out, take an image, and submit your Mustache Insanity Bracket to between 7pm, Sunday, March thirteenth and 11:59 pm, Wednesday, March sixteenth. 

From Thursday, March seventeenth, to Monday, April 4th, you may have an opportunity to vote on your favourite outrageous battle beard through Fb polls on the Civil Battle Instances Fb web page. On Monday, April 4th, the Civil Battle Instances personal Dana B. Shoaf and Melissa M. Winn will convene on their Fb Dwell #FirstMondays to announce the winner!

In case you had been fortunate sufficient to submit an ideal bracket you’ll stroll away with a replica of a free, year-long subscription to Civil Battle Instances and America’s Civil Battle magazines. And bragging rights after all.

Contest Timeline 

  • Mustache Insanity Bracket Launched — Sunday, March thirteenth
  • Mustache Insanity Bracket Submissions Closed — Wednesday, March sixteenth
  • Neighborhood Fb Polls – Thursday, March seventeenth — Sunday, April third
  • Closing 4 Championship Fb LIVE — Monday, April 4th

Fb Ballot Voting Schedule 

March 17, 2022
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March 25, 2022
March 31, 2022
April 1, 2022
April 4, 2022

*The Fb ballot schedule can be up to date because the outcomes of earlier polls are determined. 

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