Chapter 5 - The Departure
"As the men readied themselves to depart on September 26, they gathered with the Reverend Samuel Doak for a blessing and a prayer. He gave them a message and in it he gave them their battle cry, 'The sword of the Lord and of Gideon.'' . . . "
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Randell Jones with The Forget-Me-Nots, “The Story - The Departure,” Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail, accessed January 20, 2020, http://bythewaywebf.webfactional.com/omvt/items/show/44.
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