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06 December 2012 ~ 3 Comments

War of Revolution, act of June 1832 for service pensions

Merry man Webster: A pension declaration is a poorly written, often illegible, document with phonetic misspelling of misprounounced improper words and nicknames by old illiterate soldiers with faded memories, often misfiled by DC clerks, degraded and with pieces lost over time. Somewhere a soldier and a widow carefully preserved a very legible discharge certificate. With […]

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