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May 8, 1863 Capt Douglases Company Clerk

Spencer McOmber’s military and Civil War journey began in May 1863, when he headed north from his home in Kalamazoo to Lee Barracks in Grand Rapids. According to McOmber, he joined 170 soldiers in Captain [Richard] Douglass’ Company. Lee Barracks … Continue reading

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