William T. Anderson
Confederate States of America
Partisan Rangers:Western Territory
Quantrill Command: Captain
Bloody Bill Anderson earned the handle for his ruthless Rebel tactics, He was Jesse’s mentor in the partisan rangers.
The photo below is Bill’s the most famous public image.
Of course, no story is complete without at least a mention of the alternate historic view.
There is a version of the story that states Bill Anderson had a double who was killed in battle. And that the real Bill lived on into old age.