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150 years ago today ...

Posted: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 2:00 pm

A Civil War raid that resulted in destruction along southwest Mississippi rail lines and followed with a skirmish in Gillsburg took place 150 years ago today and Wednesday. 

On Sunday, the Stockdale Rangers unit of the Sons of Confederate Veterans unveiled a historical marker on the west side of the railroad tracks in Summit to commemorate the anniversary of U.S. Col. Benjamin Grierson’s raid.

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