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On This Day in West Virginia History, December 12th

December 12, 2022

Mountaineer News

Vintage West Virginia

William E. Eubank, who commanded the National Guard force at the Battle of Blair Mountain, was born on December 12, 1880.

Learn more: "Colonel Eubank Dies Last Night" Oath for Commissioned Officers of the National Guard: William E. Eubank West Virginia's Mine Wars Battle of Blair Mountain Correspondence Death Certificate of William E. Eubank Document-Based Questions

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