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 (1863) Battle of Gettysburg
Larry Purtell
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E-8 Master Sergeant

Posts: 705

A Gallant confederate officer
Posted on: 10/24/2018 6:32:05 AM
From the Glasgow Herald. Glasgow Scotland. October 24, 1863.

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Michigan Dave
Muskegon, Michigan, MI, USA
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E-9 Cmd Sgt Major

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Re: A Gallant confederate officer
Posted on: 10/24/2018 9:31:17 AM
Hi Larry,

This certainly wasn't a politically appointed officer, no sir! He earned every promotion through bravery, & gallant actions! CSA Lieutenant John Allen was involved in almost every important engagement in the east!?

Thanks for posting,
"The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract."

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