The bearded man ,captain conley 101st PA union infantry .......

…escaped from a train in Columbia SC in the fall of 1864 along with two of his fellow PA officers ,they spent the night on Saluda mountain with the family of Benjamin Staton who were anti-sessec and continue there trek to join union forces in Sevierville TN with Benjamin Statons sons- and continued there trek to join Union forces in Sevierville TN with Benjamin Statons sons

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