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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

June 17, 1863

Macon Newspaper Reported Battle of Winchester

The Macon Daily Telegraph printed an editorial praising the victory at the Battle of Winchester, and noting that it opened the door to Maryland and Pennsylvania, where the South could raid, but only in retaliation to earlier Northern raids, in their view.

Image of Macon Newspaper Reported Battle of Winchester Macon Daily Telegraph
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