Old 01-18-2006, 12:07 AM   #1
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Default 'The War that made America'

The First World War, premiering tomorrow on PBS:






In the early 1850s, the Pennsylvania Railroad constructed
its route from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh through the
site of Braddock's defeat in modern-day Braddock and North Braddock.

I read long ago that skeletons of soldiers were
found during the digging; they were re-interred
in one of the local cemeteries.

Dave Kerr
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