Posted by: ushistoryfiles | July 16, 2009

Still being found

Here we are 144 years after the Civil War ended and the remains of Civil War soldiers are still being found.  See the following story where a soldier was found in Franklin, TN:

http://www.bizjournals.com/nashville/stories/2009/07/13/daily35.html

Of course when you consider how development is building over the various battlefields (I think of Kennesaw Mountain, Franklin, TN, and anywhere in Northern Virginia) I suppose it shouldn’t be too surprising.  At least these folks are being reburied honorably.

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