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How many horses died in the civil war?

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2009-05-16 00:48:21

Horses were a common death in the Civil War because officers

would ride them and when a enemy fired they would aim for the horse

because the horse was giving support to the officer so there were

alot of horse deaths. Union horse deaths: 32,600 Confederate horse

deaths: 45,798

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