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When the Battle’s Over

Monument to Frederick F. Wead (1835-1864) in Morningside Cemetery off Raymond Street and U.S. Route 11 in the town of Malone, Franklin County, New York. Colonel Frederick Fuller Wead commanded the 98th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment at the Battle of Cold Harbor during the American Civil War. He was wounded on June 2, 1864, then returned to battle against surgeon’s orders and died leading his regiment.

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About the author Michael Kleen

Michael Kleen is an author, raconteur, and occasional traveler. He has a M.A. in History and M.S. in Education. He enjoys studying military history, folklore, and philosophy.

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