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The Civil War: 150 Years Later

  2011 marks the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War. We as Americans can never forget The Civil War …      … and frankly, it’s not something that we should ever want to forget. On April 12th, 1861, the … Continue reading

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Cpl. A.B. Ellis and Kershaw’s Brigade

Archibald B. Ellis … my Great-Great Grandfather who lived to the age of 84, was born in Hodges, SC in 1842.  Early in his life, he was faced with the decision to defend a popular cause that would ultimately prove indefensible both militarily … Continue reading

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