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Gettysburg Skull To Be Buried, Not Auctioned

Gettysburg is the home of a burial site that holds the remains of thousands of soldiers who gave their lives during the Civil War, and many of those men died with no name given. They’re at rest in the Gettysburg National Military Park, however, and that honor wasn’t bestowed upon one suspected soldier whose skull was found on a farm …

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Gettysburg Skull Won’t Be Sold After All, Will Be Buried Instead

A skull found at Gettysburg back in 1949 is believed to have belonged to a soldier killed during the infamous battle. Most recently, a private seller was planning to auction the skull off. As you can imagine, some found the idea rather disrespectful and requested the skull be given to the Gettysburg cemetery for a proper burial. Those requests did …

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