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Why Gettysburg - Women

Why is there a statue of a pregnant woman at Gettysburg? There were 2,400 civilians living in Gettysburg at the time of the battle. After three days of battle, there were 21,000 wounded that needed to be taken care of. That role fell to the women. Learn more about Gettysburg at www.gettysburgfoundation.org.
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