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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

January 16, 1862

Soldier Died from Skating Accident

Even though little fighting was going on, soldiers were still dying - many from disease, and in this case, noted in an obituary in the Southern Confederacy of Atlanta - from a skating accident.

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