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Picture of Francis Marion on "Ball" on the marker
Photographer: Anna Inbody
Taken: March 18, 2012
Caption: Picture of Francis Marion on "Ball" on the marker
Additional Description: After the Battle of Black Mingo, Francis Marion claimed the defeated Capt. Ballís fine horse. Marion named him “Ball” to spite his opponent and rode him proudly until the end of the war.
Submitted: March 19, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina.
Database Locator Identification Number: p197107
File Size: 3.842 Megabytes


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