Decoration Day


General Orders No. 11, Grand Army of the Republic

  General Orders No. 11, Grand Army of the Republic Headquarters. I.     The 30th day of May, 1868, is designated for the purpose of strewing with flowers, or otherwise decorating the graves of comrades who died in defense of their country during the late rebellion, and whose bodies now lie in almost every city, village and hamlet churchyard in the …Continue reading →

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