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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

October 28, 1862

Editorial Warned of Need to Defend Georgia Coast

The Confederate Union of Milledgeville warned in an editorial that, although the heavy fighting might be in Virginia, the Georgia coast was still vulnerable to attack and needed to be defended. Then they also added in a brief comment on the Yankees - offering what they considered a more appropriate name.

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