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People/Characters: William Nelson

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The Bloody Shirt: Terror After Appomattox by Stephen Budiansky
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 3: Red River to Appomattox by Shelby Foote'Bull'
Gettysburg--Culp's Hill and Cemetery Hill by Harry W. Pfanz
In Search of Enemies: A CIA Story by John Stockwell
Sherman's March by Burke Davis
Tracking the Man-beasts: Sasquatch, Vampires, Zombies, and More by Joe Nickell
War in Kentucky: From Shiloh to Perryville by James L. McDonough
We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends by David Herbert Donald

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William Nelson was an African-American constable serving Prince R. Rivers court.   In the events leading up to the Hamburg massacre, he was treated abusively by Matthew C. Butler and forced to go into hiding during the murders.

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