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Black Civil War Veterans Belatedly Buried in National Cemetery
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Black Civil War Veterans Belatedly Buried in National Cemetery

After more than 100 years, the remains of three African-American veterans of the Civil War were removed from their burial place on a private plot of land in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, and given a proper burial about 50 miles away at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. The veterans were given a military funeral with full honor […]

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