Henry Mattingly honored for special r...

Henry Mattingly honored for special role as hero during the Civil War at Jonesboro

There are 1 comment on the The Pioneer News story from Jun 1, 2010, titled Henry Mattingly honored for special role as hero during the Civil War at Jonesboro. In it, The Pioneer News reports that:

It was late summer, 1864 near the end of the Civil War. The Union army had pushed the Confederacy to Georgia and General William Sherman was set on capturing Atlanta.

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Kentucky Girl

Louisville, KY

#1 Jun 2, 2010
This is a awesome story. I'm glad to hear he was finally rightfully honored!! He was ONLY soldier in the Civil War who captured the other side's flag!!

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