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The badge of gallantry

recollections of Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor winners

by Mitchell, Joseph B.

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Published by White Mane Books in Shippensburg, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Medal of Honor.,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJoseph B. Mitchell.
      ContributionsOtis, James, 1848-1912.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE601 .M69 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 194 p. :
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL700846M
      ISBN 101572490934
      LC Control Number97049155
      OCLC/WorldCa37975431


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