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Hunting the Ghosts of War (VOA On Assignment Dec. 27)i
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December 27, 2013 5:12 PM
2013 marked the 150th anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg, the bloodiest battle ever fought on U.S. soil. Today, the town of Gettysburg is a magnet not just for Civil War buffs, but for people who believe in ghosts. VOA’s Jerome Socolovsky went on a ghost hunt recently, and shared his experience with On Assignment’s Rebecca Ward.

Hunting the Ghosts of War (VOA On Assignment Dec. 27)

Published December 27, 2013

2013 marked the 150th anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg, the bloodiest battle ever fought on U.S. soil. Today, the town of Gettysburg is a magnet not just for Civil War buffs, but for people who believe in ghosts. VOA’s Jerome Socolovsky went on a ghost hunt recently, and shared his experience with On Assignment’s Rebecca Ward.

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