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IRISH IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

IRISH IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

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Forgotten Patriot: ‘Paddy’ Owen and the 69th Pennsylvania Volunteer Regiment- Part Two

In the second of his two-part guest post about the Welsh-born Irish 69th Pennsylvania General Joshua T. Owen, Aled Jones...
January 9, 2022
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Video: The Irish in the Civil War and at Andersonville with Emerging Civil War

When I got the opportunity to undertake some research at Andersonville towards the end of last year I also met...
January 8, 2022
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Andersonville Irish: The First 600 Infographic

The Andersonville Irish Project has now reached the milestone of 600 identified men and families. To mark it, a new project infographic...
December 18, 2021