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Butler is a controversial figure. Were the foreign born men in New Orleans truly 2nd class soldiers, or was their loyalty in question? I think part of the problem was the widespread bias against immigrants in the 1860s. To be fair to the Confederacy, many Northern citizens were bias as well.
 

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Welcome to Civil War Era Immigrants from me and some of my staff:

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