TIL Frances Clayton (nee’ Clalin) disguised herself as a man to fight Union side in the Civil War in April 1862. She went by the name Jack Williams. Her husband died fighting next to her in December 1862

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  1. Meanwhile Hollywood keeps remaking the same stories over again and here is a perfectly good story to uncover and at least dramatically recreate whatever happened in these 8 months!

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