a village in SW Georgia: site of a Confederate military prison.
The Andersonville National Historic Site, located near Andersonville, Georgia,
preserves the former Camp Sumter a Confederate prisoner-of-war camp during ...
The Camp Sumter military prison at Andersonville was one of the largest
Confederate military prisons during the Civil War. During the 14 months the
Andersonville, or Camp Sumter as it was known officially, held more prisoners at
any given time than any of the other Confederate military prisons. It was built in ...
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Oct 18, 2016 ... The new camp, officially named Camp Sumter, quickly became known as
Andersonville, after the railroad station in neighboring Sumter County ...
Andersonville Civil War Prison. Hi researchers. My name is Kevin Frye and I live
in Butler, Georgia, a small town 40 miles from the infamous Andersonville Civil ...