A War for Gentlemen : Charles Fitzhenry wanted to be a hero, and left his home in New South Wales to fight for freedom in the American Civil War - on the side of the South. Gentlemen like Charles fought for the ideals of their class, for honor and glory. But it was not a war of honor. It was simply endless battles, starvation and hardship in an increasingly bitter war. Was Charles a hero, even if the war he went to fight was not the one he found? Based on a true story.