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January 31, 2014 12:25 AM

This week in the Civil War | New Union campaign ramps up in Mississippi

Union Maj. Gen William Sherman began moving thousands of federal troops toward Meridian, Miss., this week 150 years ago in the Civil War, aiming to occupy and destroy the vital railroad junction there, a supply route for the Confederacy.

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