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War stories for my grandchildren

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Published by Printed for private circulation, the Riverside press, Cambridge in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Indiana infantry. 25th regiment, -- 1861-1865,
    • Indiana infantry. 65th regiment, -- 1862-1865,
    • Indiana infantry. 136th regiment, -- 1864,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

    • Edition Notes

      The author served as major of the 25th Indiana infantry, as colonel of the 65th Indiana infantry and as colonel of the 136th Indiana infantry regiments.

      Statementby John W. Foster.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE601 .F75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4 p. l., 192 p.
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6615822M
      LC Control Number19006570
      OCLC/WorldCa2842848


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