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Near New Haven, Connecticut's 2nd National Guard Regiment winds up its annual camp with a dress parade

Connecticut National Guard Review, Camp Russell, New Haven, Connecticut, September 15, 1865, artist's impression
09/15/1865
The Second Regiment of the Connecticut National Guard wound up its summer camp with a review and a dress parade at Camp Russell outside New Haven.  The festivies began at four o'clock in the afternoon with a dress parade two hours later before their dismissal and the annual banquet celebrating the regiment's forty-ninth anniversary.  The camp broke up the following day.  (By John Osborne) 
Source Citation: 
"Review at Camp Russell, New Haven, Conn.," Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, October 7, 1865, p. 45. 

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