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The Civil War: Hood’s Texas Brigade in 1863

Petersburg, Virginia
Saturday, November 9, 2013

University of Southern Mississippi history professor Susannah Ural talks about Confederate General John Bell Hood’s Texas Brigade in 1863. She tracks the unit’s progression through that year, including fighting in the battles of Gettysburg and Chickamauga, and uses examples from the soldiers’ own words to convey their thoughts and overall experiences up to the mid-point of the war. Pamplin Historical Park in Petersburg, Virginia hosted this event as part of their annual Civil War Symposium.
 

Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013 at 9:08am (ET)

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