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150 Years Later–The Battle of Picacho Pass, part 3

Part three in a series. Lieut. Jas. Barrett 1st Cav. Cal. Vols Killed in action April 15th 1862 aged 28 years  Geo. Johnson, Co. A 1st Cav. Cal. Vols Killed April 15th 1862 aged 25 years  W. S. Leonard, Co. … Continue reading

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No Way! Arizona? The Battle of Picacho Pass…Part 2

Part two in a series. As the infant Confederacy crawled its way west out of Texas and into New Mexico Territory, California had other plans.  The Golden State was not going to join the Confederacy, despite inflamed rumors from the … Continue reading

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