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Confederate Flag Part of Missouri History

July 4, 2015

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Gov. Claiborne Fox Jackson in a meeting at Neosho, Mo., with the Missouri General Assembly enacted an ordinance Oct. 28, 1861, whereby Missouri was granted admission to the Confederate States of America as the 12th state of the Confederacy as represented on the battle flag. Over 40,000 Missourians died fighting for the Confederacy. A good […]