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86th Indiana Plays Town Ball in East Tennessee
|Tags||Civil War, MilitaryCivil War, Military|
|City/State/Country:||Knoxville, TN, United States|
|Game||Town BallTown Ball|
|Immediacy of Report||Retrospective|
|Age of Players||AdultAdult|
After the camp was established, a ball ground was laid off, and daily, when the weather was favorable, those not on duty took exercise by playing a few games of "town ball."
Barnes, Carnahan and McCain, "Eighty Sixth Indiana" p. 319. This was Jan. 1864 near Knoxville, TN.
Barnes, Carnahan and McCain, "Eighty Sixth Indiana" p. 319.
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|Submitted by||Bruce Allardice|
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