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Battle of Pleasant Hill

May 24, 2014
Private George F. Matthews Jr.’s gravestone at Poplar Cemetery in Cass County notes his service in the 32nd Iowa Infantry Regiment. Private Peter Parson was buried in an unmarked grave near Pleasant Hill, La., in April, 1864.
Commentary: A story of two Union soldiers: One of service and sacrifice
May 24, 2014 - 6:00am