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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - November 24-30, 1864

Here’s a look at what was happening in the Civil War 150 years ago this week. Unlike past years, many armies had not gone into winter quarters. 1,709 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - November 17-23, 1864

Here is a look at events during the Civil War 150 years ago. Sherman had camped out on the first night of his March to the Sea, November 16-17, near Lithonia, Georgia, noting (15): 3,801 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - November 10-16, 1864

Here is a look at events in the Civil War 150 years ago this week.

In Tennessee and northern Mississippi, CS General Nathan Bedford Forrest and his men are on the move as best they can, given heavy rains. 2,886 more words

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Slaughter in Mississippi

The Scarlet J and I put together a fictional meeting engagement game of Regimental Fire and Fury this past weekend. This battle was set in northern Mississippi, and was centered around a four-way road intersection. 1,271 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - November 3-9, 1864

Here’s a look back at events in the Civil War 150 years ago.

General Grant will open secret talks this week with a Confederate agent concerning CSA prisoners held in the North. 1,632 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - October 27 to November 2, 1864

Here is a look back at events in the Civil War 150 years ago this week. We can call Nathan Bedford Forrest “Admiral” for a day this week! 2,218 more words

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Tazewell: August 6, 1862

Preamble

The Scarlet J and I got together this past weekend for our first ACW game in quite some time.This was our first time to play an historical scenario, so that’s a big milestone! 1,596 more words

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