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 (1863) Battle of Gettysburg
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Larry Purtell
Little Meadows PA USA
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6/21/2020 12:46:51 PM
From the Ta Borough Southerner. Tarborough North Carolina June 20, 186





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Michigan Dave
Muskegon MI USA
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6/21/2020 2:41:09 PM
Larry,

Generals had to love when papers posted troop strengths, some maybe a bit inflated however??

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Larry Purtell
Little Meadows PA USA
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June 20, 1863
6/21/2020 3:29:30 PM
Possibly done intentionally to scare/impress the yankee army commanders.

Larry
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