James R. Thompson

James R. Thompson

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    William Palmer, a union soldier from NY 69Th co K wrote in a personal war sketch about his uncle's patriotism.  William said his uncle, James R Thompson, (known as Richard) was offered a release if he would join the rebel army. He said his uncle replied that he would sooner die than fight against the "stars and stripes".

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    3/22/2013
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