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Photographer: Mike Stroud
Additional Description: To the Heroic Memory of
SARGENT WILLIAM JASPER
who though mortally wounded
rescued the colors of his regiment
in the assault
on the British lines about this city
October 9th 1779
A century has not dimmed the glory
of the Irish American soldier
whose last tribute to civil liberty
was his noble life
Submitted: February 17, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
Database Locator Identification Number: p16241
File Size: 0.665 Megabytes
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