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Reenactors portray sailors from the Water Witch, a Union gunship captured by the Confederacy in June 1864, during a living history program at Andersonville National Historic Site. Nearly 13,000 Union soldiers and sailors died in the Confederate prison, which became a symbol of the atrocities of war. (Photo by Camille Bielby / Americus Times Recorder)