From a youth marred by womanizing and arrest warrants, William C. Oates emerged as a war hero and governor

Warren, John
June 2002
Military History;Jun2002, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p12
Profiles war hero and politician William C. Oates. Details of the July 2, 1863 Gettysburg battle led by the military colonel; Personal life and education background; Experiences as military officer and politician in Alabama; Views on labor and ethnic relations.


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