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How blindly do we honor the Civil War dead?

June 29, 2011 by


Sure, the same could be asked about those from other wars, but… I’m talkin’ Civil War here… You go to a National Cemetery which, originally, was created specifically for Union dead… take a pick. Remember, many of the Union soldiers buried therein were relocated from several surrounding graveyards and battlefields. Shall we assume they all […]