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Civil War Snipers by fstroupe
John Sedgewick, By Brian0918 at en.wikipedia [Public domain], from Wikimedia Commons My favorite last words are those of Yankee general John Sedgwick. He was berating some of his staff for taking cover from long range CS sharpshooters at Spotsylvania :"Why are you dodging like this? They couldn't hit an elephant at this distance." This was just before he was shot in the head. The range was ...

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