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Headstone unveiled grave of Confederate solider in Illinois

Posted on June 1, 2018 at 8:11 am

Approximately 65 people gathered in a rural Vermilion County, Illinois cemetery for the unveiling and dedication of a military tombstone at the previously unmarked grave of Sergeant John W. Simpson of the 14th Virginia Cavalry on April 21st. The stone placed on his grave in 1918 had disappeared...
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