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Braxton Bragg – CSA General

Braxton Bragg (i), full general in the Confederate Army, was born on this day, March 22, 1817.  Born in Warrenton, North Carolina, today would be his 192nd birthday. Bragg, a graduate of West Point, would fight the Seminoles, in Florida, and … Continue reading

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Patrick R. Cleburne – CS Major General

Patrick Ronayne Cleburne(i), was born 181 years ago today, March 17, 2009.  Born in Ovens, County Cork, Ireland, to a middle-class physician, Dr. Joseph Cleburne, young Cleburne would never get to know his mother, who passed when he was 18 … Continue reading

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