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By James J. Barnes,Patience P. Barnes

Wabash university in Indiana despatched extra squaddies to the Civil battle proportional to its measurement than the other collage in the US. This booklet, the results of twenty-five years of historical past scholars' study tasks at modern day Wabash, information the five hundred scholars' lives in pioneer Indiana, within the warfare (over a hundred battles) and after the war.
Famous generals like Edward Canby and James J. Reynolds are coated, but additionally many commonplace Hoosier boys who went, suffered within the struggle within the battles and from affliction in camp and in Andersonville and Libby prisons yet stayed to aid keep the nation.

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