Averell's Raiders & the 35th Star
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Caleb H. Casdorph- 7th WV Cavalry, Lieutenant
Robert C. Dawson, 7th WV Cavalry, 2nd Lt.
John Horle, 5th W Va Cavalry - Private
Isaac Scott, 7th W Va Cavalry - Bugler
John Chapman, 7th W Va Cavalry - Blacksmith
John W. Saylor, 6th W Va Cavalry - scout
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A 12-yr. old slave boy in Callaghan, VA (played by Mekia Crawford) leads the 2,500 Yankees on back roads to Hillsboro.
A Confederate soldier's wedding is disturbed when 2,500 Yankees pass through on their way to Salem VA, December 1863.
1880: Industrialist Elias Seaman recrosses the route of the Salem Raid and finds the bride from the wedding.
1880: Elias Seaman engages the unfortunate bride in conversation.
The bride sheds a tear (Brittani Grimmett).
Historian Scott Patchan on the route to Moorefield taken by Averell's Raiders as they advanced on McCausland's command after the burning of Chambersburg PA.
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