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Sears’s Brigade

BG Claudius Sears
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C. W. McCain, 4th Mississippi Infantry

My greatgrandfather C.W. McCain 4th Miss. was wounded at Franklin but he remained on line . He also was at battle of nashville. His brother James captured battle of Nashville died at camp morton. C.W. escaped to Tupelo, Miss. for … Continue reading

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Robert Patten, Company E, 4th Mississippi Infantry

My great-grandfather on my mother’s side (He was my great-grandfather on my mother’s side. Patten>Longhurst>Trebing)  fought at the Battle of Franklin. Pvt Robert Patten, 4th. Mississippi Infantry,  Company E of Sears Brigade (Claudius W. Sears),  General Sam French’s Division, A.P. … Continue reading

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