Historical & Environmental Education Reading

The martyrs who, for our country, gave up their lives in the prison pens in Andersonville, Ga

Historic document text showing handwritten correction
Page from the report
NPS/Andersonville National Historic Site

Captain James M. Moore, assistant quartermaster United States army, led the expedition to  Andersonville in the summer of 1865 which established the National Cemetery. This booklet includes his official report of the expedition and includes a listing of the dead buried at Andersonville.

This list was published by the government to compete with Dorence Atwater's list of the Andersonville dead, also published in 1866.

Details

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http://archive.org/details/martyrswhoforour01unit
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.; Government Printing Office.
Published Date:
1866
Type:
Report or Paper
Grade Levels:
Sixth Grade-General
Subject:
Civil War, Military and Wartime History
type:
Historical & Environmental Education Reading