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Bethel Zouaves militia company, Bethel, ca. 1862

Bethel Zouaves militia company, Bethel, ca. 1862

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Bethel Historical Society

By Cullen Boone

During the Civil War, Bethel citizens — particularly women — supported soldiers in many different ways.

Staying connected to the war, sending goods, and promoting and preserving Republican views contributed to war efforts in Bethel.

Local women showed that they were capable members of society through their support for Union soldiers during the Civil War.


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