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Captain Henry Wirz - Hanged in Washington D.C.

Captain Henry Wirz - Hanged in Washington D.C. American History Civil Wars Tragedies and Triumphs

Captain Henry Wirz was publicly hanged in Washington, D.C. for crimes at the Camp Sumter prison camp in Andersonville, Georgia. 

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