Josiah Gorgas


Josiah Gorgas
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Josiah Gorgas

Josiah Gorgas (1er juillet 1818 dans le comté de Dauphin15 mai 1883) fut l'un des quelques généraux confédérés nés au Nord des États-Unis durant la Guerre de Sécession.

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