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The Thirteenth and the birth of the battle flag

The Thirteenth Mississippi’s supporting role in the battle of Fort Sanders was preceded by its supporting role in the birth of the Confederate battle flag. The Seventh Louisiana Regiment led Colonel Jubal Early’s brigade onto the Manassas battlefield on July … Continue reading

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