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    Mississippi.  Barksdale's house-to-house struggle in Fredericksburg added to his sterling reputation as a hard-fighting leader of men.  The Mississippians' defense of the city won their comrades valuable time to solidify their lines on Marye's Heights and Prospect Hill.  Barksdale was later killed while leading his brigade against Cemetery Ridge on the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg. 

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    Mississippi.  Barksdale's house-to-house struggle in Fredericksburg added to his sterling reputation as a hard-fighting leader of men.  The Mississippians' defense of the city won their comrades valuable time to solidify their lines on Marye's Heights and Prospect Hill.  Barksdale was later killed while leading his brigade against Cemetery Ridge on the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg. 

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