Missionary Ridge


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Storming Missionary Ridge




Missionary Ridge

You are viewing a stunning illustration of the Storming of Missionary Ridge in the Civil War. The illustration is captioned, "The Army of the Cumberland - The Fourth Corps, Under General Gordon Granger, Storming Missionary Ridge. - Sketched from the Left of the line by Mr. Theodore R. Davis. - [See Page 812].




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