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   The men of Camp Cripple Creek

led such varied and fascinating lives,

I want to call special attention to one of them each month on this page.

           Check back often to see who is in the spotlight! 

Name:  William Harrison Busbey      Rank While at Cripple Creek:  1 Sgt,  1 KY, Co C


Birthdate/place:  24 Feb 1839,  Vienna Crossroads, Clark(e) Co, OH   Age:  23


Occupation:  Teacher, Freelance Journalist     Marital Status:  Single


Height:  5 feet  8 1/2 inches     Hair:  Dark      Eyes:  Hazel      Complexion:  Medium 

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