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    James A Garfield

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Firing drill conducted by the 7th & 8th US, 2nd Virginia and 5th Texas CSA

Firing drill conducted by the 7th & 8th US, and the 2nd Virginia and 5th. Civil War Encampent July-August 2010, James A. Garfield NHS

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Images from our first encampment held to commemmorate the Civil War service of General James A. Garfield. The attached photo shows a bayonet drill demonstrated by the 5th Texas. Keep checking back for information about the 2011 encampment

Did You Know?

Partial image of Garfield Inaugural Ball Leaflet. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division

James A. Garfield won the Presidency by less than 10,000 votes, less than 1/10 of 1%. That margin is still the record.