A Grim Civil War Tale of a Father and Son that Starts in Buffalo

They lie in rest at Forest Lawn Cemetery, a father and a son, a storyteller and a soldier, both legends of the Civil War’s most legendary battle. Now, though, the story of Sam Wilkeson and his son Bayard’s death at Gettysburg has been told in more detail than ever before – all because a Washington reporter between jobs decided to tell it.

Read more in the Buffalo News.

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