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General Historical Information on the Shenandoah Valley

General Historical Information on Civil War Guns

There were so many new technologies before or during the American Civil War that it became the new textbook standard for many European Military Academies. The railroad enabled putting large armies into the field and keeping them there longer then ever before. The common soldier’s musket although remaining a single shot muzzle loader was so much more accurate and faster to load then before as to cause the wide spread adoption of defensive trench warfare. The list goes on.

Common Guns in the Civil War


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