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Re: "galvanized" Yankees

My ggf Wm AG Dean a conscript in the 61st Tn Inf CSA. Made POW at Big Black Ms,17 May 1863 transported to Camp Morton, Indianapolis. 11 June 63 took the oath along with more than 100 others were sworn into the 8th Vol Cav US returned to Tn fought the 61st from Knoxville, Morristown, Saltville, Va
in several places in NC all the way to Ga. The 61st was part of Jeff Davis body guard the 8th in persuit. The 61st did not formally surrender but "melted away".

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