What Happened to Confederate Soldier, Willis Meadows’ War Wound?

One of the Vicksburg Battle survivors, Willis Meadows, was shot by Union Army soldier Peter Knapp. Meadows thought that his end was near. Thankfully, Meadows continued to live his years even though the bullet inside his body wasn’t immediately retrieved.  The 78-year-old war veteran, Willis Meadows, coughed up and the 58-year-old bullet that was trapped …

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