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 (1863) Battle of Gettysburg
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Larry Purtell
USA
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A Gettysburg incident.
Posted on: 11/6/2018 5:30:03 PM

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Michigan Dave
Muskegon, Michigan, MI, USA
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Re: A Gettysburg incident.
Posted on: 11/6/2018 7:44:02 PM
Hi Larry,

This certainly backs up the assertion that Color Guards were specifically targeted by the enemy!?

Those men were incredibly brave, very high fatalities for them!

Thanks for sharing,
MD
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