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Following Appomattox-Part3

We trudged back to camp. Some of us stacked arms. Nobody felt like talking. We just sat around and looked off in space. The officers got us to set up camp to await the paroling that we were supposed to … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 9

CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 9 We drill for about another two hours until the First Sergeant is hoarse from yelling commands and cussing the recruits for their clumsiness. Leaving the area we drilled in and moving back to our camp, … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 8

CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 8 Anyway we finally get issued some fat back and flour. Bill Jester carries the skillet for our mess this week so he starts to cook the fat back to get the grease to make the … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 7

CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 7 After drill and once back at camp we find all our tents had been moved to our campsite and we are required to set up our tents before we can get an issue of food. … Continue reading

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