Quotation by Benjamin Harrison

I remember the scenes of battle in which we stood together. I remember especially that broad and deep grave at the foot of the Resaca hill where we left those gallant comrades who fell in that desperate charge. I remember, through it all, the gallantry, devotion and steadfastness, the high-set patriotism you always exhibited.
Benjamin Harrison (1833–1901), U.S. president. Speech in Indianapolis, June 26, 1888. Speeches of Benjamin Harrison: Twenty-Third President of the United States, p. 28, Kennikat Press (1971).

Harrison spoke to the 70th Indiana Volunteers, his own regiment in the Civil War.
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