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Sallie Ann Jarrett: The Most Famous Dog of the American Civil War

The most famous canine mascot of the American Civil War earned her renown in large part because of her actions during the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863. The only actual war dog to be honored with a statue on … Continue reading

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