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History of the Fifth West Virginia Cavalry

Francis Smith Reader

History of the Fifth West Virginia Cavalry

formerly the Second Virginia Infantry, and of Battery G, First West Va. Light Artillery

by Francis Smith Reader

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Published by F. S. Reader in New Brighton, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • West Virginia Cavalry. 5th Regiment, 1863-1864,
    • West Virginia Artillery. Battery G, 1861-1864,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- West Virginia Artillery -- Battery G

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frank S. Reader.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE536.6 5th
      The Physical Object
      Pagination304 p.
      Number of Pages304
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6917744M
      LC Control Number02016032
      OCLC/WorldCa5881424


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