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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

March 06, 1861

Confederacy Called for Volunteers

The Confederate Congress called for 100,000 volunteer soldiers to serve for twelve months.

One who answered the call was Jesse Ireland of Marietta, Georgia, who signed his enlistment oath on this day.