By none, Dr. James J. Barnes, Patience P. Barnes
Wabash collage in Indiana despatched extra squaddies to the Civil conflict proportional to its dimension than the other university in the USA. This e-book, the results of twenty-five years of background scholars' study tasks at modern day Wabash, information the five hundred scholars' lives in pioneer Indiana, within the conflict (over a hundred battles) and after the battle.
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She was modestly sustained by her husband’s veteran’s pension of $30 per month. References: Military service and pension files, National Archives, Washington, DC. ANDREW, ABRAM PIATT, III (1843–1935) Abram Andrew III was born on 2 January 1843 in Michigan City. , picking up the spirit of the times, began to speculate in land that increased in value so much that he became a wealthy man. Andrew attended the local schools and then enrolled in Wabash College in the autumn of 1860, entering for the last of the preparatory years.
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500 Strong. Wabash College Students in the Civil War by none, Dr. James J. Barnes, Patience P. Barnes