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Source: https://books.google.com/books?id=XPuz8i2JxzgC&pg=PA108&dq=what+was+a+one+word+term+civil+war+veterans+used+to+call+one+another?&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjLrrSy8dfjAhVRa80KHUYSCCEQ6AEIODAD#v=onepage&q=what was a one word term civil war veterans used to call one another?&f=false
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Edit - While the source indicates that some soldiers were referred to as doughboys, it doesn't indicate that this was a common form of address among Civil War veterans after the war was over, nor does it indicate that the term acquired a negative connotation during the 20th century.

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