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(1863) Battle of Gettysburg
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Larry Purtell
Little Meadows
PA USA
Posts: 984
June 20, 1863
Posted on: 6/21/2020 11:46:51 AM

From the Ta Borough Southerner. Tarborough North Carolina June 20, 186





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Michigan Dave
Muskegon, Michigan
MI USA
Posts: 5841
June 20, 1863
Posted on: 6/21/2020 1:41:09 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
Posts: 984
June 20, 1863
Posted on: 6/21/2020 2:29:30 PM

Possibly done intentionally to scare/impress the yankee army commanders.

Larry
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