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1864 September 24: Atlanta Occupied — "There was something soul-stirring in that one long, loud shout of victory"
The following letter describes the Union entry into Atlanta and what they found. It appeared in the September 24, 1864, issue of The Prescott Journal… 1,196 more words
RALEIGH, N.C. — A U.S. Marine who vanished from his unit in Iraq and later wound up in Lebanon for eight years will face trial on desertion and other charges, the military said Friday. 515 more words