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Regimental Histories: The Phillips Georgia Legion

To Honor These Men is the latest regimental history of a unit that fought at Fort Sanders. The rare portrait contains many diary and letter quotes from the veterans, maps and also a complete roster. The decimated legion led the … Continue reading

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Attacking in column

The decimated Phillips Georgia Legion and the Seventeenth Mississippi led the two columns of Rebel infantry that attacked Fort Sanders. The arrangement, with the PGL at the head of the left column and the 17th leading the right one, was … Continue reading

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