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Seattle Civil War cemetery illustrates complex history for region’s Confederate, Union transplants

Originally aired: Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Category: News
When the Civil War ended in 1865, thousands of men who had fought on both sides headed West, and many ultimately settled near Puget Sound. Now, a Bothell man named Richard Heisler has devoted himself to discovering and telling the stories of the former Civil War soldiers who settled in Seattle and King County and who were laid to rest in local cemeteries. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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