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Memorial Day 2019

May 24, 2019

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Memorial Day 2019

Monday is our national day of mourning. It used to be called Decoration Day. After our worst war, at least so far. In 1860, all of the United States contained 31,443,321 people. About four million of them were slaves. Something between 620,000 and 850,000 men died in the Civil War. Four-hundred-seventy-six thousand men were wounded. […]

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