Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Fact of the Day: Senator Baker

When the Civil War begun, Abraham Lincoln's close friend Edward Baker was a Senator who strongly believed in winning the war against the South. Even as a Senator, he volunteered for the Union Army. He sadly lost his life in battle before the war was over. 

9 comments:

  1. Another winning fact!


    ALOHA from Honolulu
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    =^..^=

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  2. Sad that he lost his life before he saw the Union victory.

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  3. This is such an interesting fact.....and a sad one. He died fighting for what he believed in.

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  4. It's sad that he didn't witness the victory.

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  5. interesting.. I've learn something new today :}


    Lots of love,
    www.taislany.com

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  6. Well, he put his money where his mouth was.

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  7. Some people just feel strongly about their country and act upon their convictions. We need more people today like him.

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