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 (1863) Battle of Gettysburg
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Larry Purtell
Little Meadows PA USA
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July 2, 1863
7/2/2021 6:12:47 AM




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Michigan Dave
Muskegon MI USA
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July 2, 1863
7/2/2021 9:16:32 AM
Hi Larry,

You have to like how in the second article the reporter uses the threat of another Benjamin Butler taking over a possible occupation of Richmond to fire up the citizens for action! They sure didn't like how he handled New Orleans!?

Not exactly a gentleman!?
MD

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