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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

April 09, 1863

Letter Mentioned Tired Union Soldiers and Balloons

The Macon Daily Telegraph reprinted a letter from a Philadelphia newspaper, intimating that the Northern soldiers were tired of the war and wanted it settled. It also mentioned balloons being used to locate Southern positions.

Image of Letter Mentioned Tired Union Soldiers and Balloons Macon Daily Telegraph
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