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CDV- IDD 16th PA Cav. & Civil War Military Telegrapher

CDV- IDD 16th PA Cav. & Civil War Military TelegrapherOn the morning of April 3rd, 1865, Major General Weitzel, accompanied by William King Applebaugh and other union troops were the first to enter the confederate capital. Private Applebaugh was the first union telegraph operator to enter the city and sent the message to Washington, at […]