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Huntsville Independent (AL)
Huntsville Independent (AL)
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Description: Col. Jones Order to Salute McClellan

Date: November 5 1885

Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL

Source: Madison County, AL Library

Page/Column: Page 2, column 5

Montgomery, Ala., Nov. 2.—As a tribute of respect to Gen. Geo. B. McClellan, Col. Thomas C. Jones, of the Second Regiment of Alabama State Troops, today, ordered the Montgomery Artillery to fire a National salute at sunset. Gen. McClellan is universally regarded here by ex-Confederates as the most valiant and generous foe in the time of the late war.

Submitted: 04/02/19

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