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NEW EVENT: 150th Anniversary of Gettysburg! July 4-7

The Battle of Gettysburg was fought 150 years ago this year. Come join Vernon, July 4-7 2013,  for this historic battle that changed the course of the American Civil War. For more information on this event go to: http://www.gettysburgreenactment.com/

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SACRED GROUND: Part 5

SACRED GROUND: Part 5 After eating downtown we toured Don Troiani’s Gallery of Civil War Limited Prints. I was wishing I had enough money to buy one. They were all so historically accurate and full of action. We visited some of … Continue reading

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SACRED GROUND: Part 4

SACRED GROUND: Part 4 On Sunday the 22nd of May we woke about 7:00 AM, ate at the motel restaurant and hit the road for a full day of going through the Gettysburg Battlefield. Since we had gone to all the … Continue reading

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Champagnolle Guards

Champagnolle Guards We’re the Champagnolle Guards from lower Rankansack. We’re a part of the Texas Brigade and always on the attack. We fought at Antietam, Fredericksburg, Gettysburg and Chickamauga. The Wilderness, Spotsylvania, and Petersburg are also witness to our saga. … Continue reading

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‘The One Left Behind’: part 1

One Left Behind We came to this battlefield just across the Pennsylvania Line. We wore the Blue and Gray and for our causes prepared to die. The bonds between your pards grow strong through each campaign. And when they have … Continue reading

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