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Reuben Waller

(1840 - 1945)

  • Born in slavery in Kentucky
  • Servant for slave owner who was a Confederate general in the Civil War
  • Saw 29 battles during the Civil War
  • Enlisted in 10th U.S. Cavalry at Fort Leavenworth in 1867
  • Lived in El Dorado for more than 50 years

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