A History of Andersonville Prison Monuments (Civil War by Stacy W. Reaves

By Stacy W. Reaves

IN APRIL 1865, THE country realized OF THE ATROCITIES AND HORRORS OF THE Southern felony camp at Andersonville, Georgia. a military day trip and Clara Barton pointed out the graves of the 13 thousand who perished there and validated the Andersonville nationwide Cemetery. within the Eighteen Nineties, veterans and the Woman�s aid Corps, desirous to make sure the kingdom by no means forgot the tragedy, all started retaining the positioning. the previous prisoners expressed in granite their sorrow and gratitude to those that died or survived the criminal camp. subscribe to writer and historian Stacy W. Reaves as she recounts the horrendous stipulations of the criminal and the super efforts to memorialize the boys within.

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