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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

May 13, 1862

Kenan Supported Conscription Act

The Southern Federal Union of Milledgeville printed a letter from Georgia representative Augustus Holmes Kenan, explaining why he supported the conscription bill; this would cause friction between him and Georgia Governor Joseph E. Brown.

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