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Capt. Henry Wirz, who is held responsible by many historians for the atrocities at
Andersonville’s Prison Site, will be memorialized at the Site on Nov. 6.

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Wirz memorial planned

The commandant of a notorious Confederate prisoner of war camp was executed in the aftermath of the American Civil War.

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