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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

May 28, 1863

Proclamation Called on All Citizens to Prepare for Defense

The Southern Confederacy of Atlanta printed a proclamation from Georgia Governor Joseph E. Brown, once again calling on all Georgia citizens to be prepared to defend Georgia against an invasion. This came amidst rumors of Union cavalry raiding in Tennessee and Alabama.

Image of Proclamation Called on All Citizens to Prepare for Defense Southern Confederacy
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