Fun Fact: How Long Civil War Pensions Were Paid

Fun facts about the Civil War

Union soldiers were paid a generous pension after the war and it extended to their widows. When some of these men got very old, some married young women. The last of these women died in 2008, and she had received those pensions until her death.

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