Compare the deaths of Sullivan Ballou and Faquhar.
Comparing these two deaths is an interesting writing prompt, as it would likely be better to contrast the two deaths.
Sullivan Ballou was a Rhode Island lawyer and politician. During the Civil War, Ballou was an officer in the Union Army, and he died as a result of the wounds received in the First Battle of Bull Run. He took a cannonball to the leg, and the remainder of the leg had to be...
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