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(1863) Battle of Gettysburg
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Larry Purtell
Little Meadows
PA USA
Posts: 984
June 25, 1863
Posted on: 6/25/2020 7:01:00 AM





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Michigan Dave
Muskegon, Michigan
MI USA
Posts: 5841
June 25, 1863
Posted on: 6/25/2020 5:07:37 PM

I take it the 1st article, refers to some of the wagons captured by JEB Stuart!?

MD

Keep em coming Larry!
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Larry Purtell
Little Meadows
PA USA
Posts: 984
June 25, 1863
Posted on: 6/25/2020 5:16:41 PM

The wagon train mentioned belonged to Robert Milroys Winchester VA command. Hard to believe 500 wagons were able to escape the Winchester debacle and make it to Harrisburg.
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