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(1863) Battle of Gettysburg
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Larry Purtell
Little Meadows
PA USA
Posts: 882

Sgt. Lorenzo D.F. Poore.
Posted on: 11/12/2019 2:57:16 PM

The Cass County Republican. Dowagiac, Mich. November 12, 1863,



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Gregory C. White
Canton
GA USA
Posts: 248

Sgt. Lorenzo D.F. Poore.
Posted on: 11/12/2019 6:59:34 PM

"Fly soup" does not sound too appetizing !

Greg
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Phil Andrade
London
 UK
Posts: 4113

Sgt. Lorenzo D.F. Poore.
Posted on: 11/13/2019 2:16:04 AM

Look at the list of Union soldiers who had died while prisoners : a grim testament....but what also catches the eye is the paper’s allusion to those from the West , not just from Michigan . The sectional awareness wasn’t confined to North and South.

Regards, Phil
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