Loan of tents to G. A. R. encampment.
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Loan of tents to G. A. R. encampment. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Military Affairs.

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Other titlesLoan of tents for G.A.R. encampment
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Pagination1 p.
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The Iowa G.A.R. has held an encampment each year and has been entertained in many of the cities of the state. The organization is all the more remarkable when it is considered that there is no other tie than the memories born of the battlefield, memories of common dangers and of equal hardships endured. Expensive bicycles have been recovered from a makeshift encampment in an underpass near the Jubilee River. The bikes were discovered alongside tents, rubbish and charity donations in the underpass of the A Royal Windsor Way. Three people were also found living in the encampment. The Grand Army of the Republic and Kindred Societies INTRODUCTION. The development of an organization of Union veterans was the postwar conception of Benjamin Franklin Stephenson of Springfield, Illinois, who had served a two-year enlistment period as surgeon of the Fourteenth Illinois Infantry during the Civil War. May 3, - 34th Annual Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic, Chicago, August 26 - 30,