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Mar 17, 2013
There are no living veterans of the U.S. Civil War, but thanks to the U.S. Government Archives, some film of them exists, including an unusual 1930's re-enactment of the "rebel yell" that they used on the battlefield, presumably to frighten the Yanks.
Watch the video here, courtesy of Smithsonian Magazine.