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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

CHAMBERLAIN ON LITTLE ROUND TOP

Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain’s official report on the role of the 20th Maine Regiment in the fighting on Little Round Top, 2 July 1863:

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Note: We can’t always be certain to what extant an official report is the work of a Civil War general, and to what extent it is really the work of his adjutant-- but Chamberlain, a gifted educator, scholar, and linguist, would have had no trouble writing his own reports!

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