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 Posted: Thu Apr 30th, 2009 05:06 pm
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HankC wrote: Slaves had *no* more opportunity to exercise their "political loyalty" by 'simply walking away from camp or while on the march' than they did while on the plantation, factory or farm.

 
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That is disproven by the fact that some servants did go to enemy lines.

What I pointed out previously was that many had that opportunity and did not.

A servant wouldn't have the opportunity to 'escape' while on the march into Pennsylvania? Maryland?  or while foraging for food? 

Last edited on Thu Apr 30th, 2009 05:09 pm by borderuffian

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