1861: North America is in Flames. In Mexico there is a Civil War between Conservatives and Liberals while foreign nations with creditors threaten military intervention. Between Mexico and British North America there are now two nations where one once stood. The new nation is fighting for its Independence and to expand its territory from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean. It's a time for young people to fight, love and die and they come from all over looking for adventure. This is a story of a group of young men who lived in those times.