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Our Living National Treasure

Edwin C. Bearss undoubtedly qualifies as Our Country’s Living National Treasure. His awards and accomplishments read like the combined lives of 3 men. He served as a U. S. Marine in WWII with the 3rd Marine Raider Battalion on Guadalcanal … Continue reading

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THE MARYLAND CAMPAIGN OF 1862: Pt 19

THE MARYLAND CAMPAIGN OF 1862: THROUGH ARKANSAS EYES Walker’s Division had been listening to the fire from the north with the knowledge that the battle would ultimately get to them. At about 9:00 AM a staff officer galloped up to … Continue reading

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150th Shiloh: Friday morning

150TH SHILOH….. Friday morning, con’t All of us had rolled our gum blankets and tied them to our packs or wore them as blanket rolls across our bodies. Since we were on the march and almost immediately getting ready to … Continue reading

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