Henry Clay Merriam


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(1837–1912) Union army officer, born in Houlton, Maine. Merriam led the assault on Fort Blakely (1865), where his courage and gallantry contributed to the capture of 6,000 Confederates and for ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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