Citizen Soldiers

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This is the story of the regular, every day people who volunteered to leave their lives on the farm, the docks or their offices, to join American military forces, creating the foundation of the United States that we have today.

Civil War Trust

VIDEO | President of the American Battlefield Trust Jim Lighthizer gives a passionate address on the normal, every day people that risked their lives to create the America that we have today.