Country's debt to veterans past and present more than could be paid

Robinson, Elton
November 2011
Southwest Farm Press;11/17/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 22, p4
Trade Publication
In this article, the author's offers his respect to American war veterans such as the tallest Civil War soldier Henry Clay, Jennie Hodgers and General Daniel Morgan.


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