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Will and I are now studying the civil war era. I thought I would make a board in honor of him since I am looking this stuff up anyway.

Civil War Confederate Flag | 150th Anniversary of American Civil War: Commemoration or Celibration ...

*A Union soldier holding the tattered flag of the Eighth PA Infantry during the American Civil War. USA, 1864.

Women in the civil war were not allowed unless they were nurses. Four hundred women served in the war. Some historical records show that over sixty women were wounded or killed in the war.

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Amazing full-color Civil War photos bring the era's characters to life

War heroes: General Robert E. Lee was anti-slavery but a commander-in-chief of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia

General Patton was one of the most feared generals during WW2. He goes down in history as one of the best military strategists of all time.

The brave and principled gentleman in this photograph. The real Claus von Stauffenberg who was behind the 1944 plot to kill Hitler. He was executed and deemed a traitor until later years when Germans build a memorial to him and the others behind the attempt to save the destruction of Germany from Hitler. They KNEW if their plan failed they would be executed.

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Gettysburg, PA

Major General George E. Pickett, C.S.A. (Pickett's Charge--Day 3 of the Battle of Gettysburg)