Veterans' Benefits Live On Long After Bullets Stop
May 9, 2014 6:18 PM Subscribe
Still Paying for the Civil War Each month, Irene Triplett collects $73.13 from the Department of Veterans Affairs, a pension payment for her father's military service—in the Civil War.
Additionally, the article is rich in detail about what life was like for a young enlisted man during the Civil War and the years after.
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