Camp Whitcomb

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Photo taken by J.P.

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Five Indiana regiments were formed at this rendezvous point in 1846-1847 for service in the Mexican War. The first 3, 000 men departed for active duty under Brigadier-General Joseph Lane during July, 1846.

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  • August 6, 2010: Added by J.P.

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