The list of Civil war veterans who reside in Protection and vicinity are:
G. C. Toland,
A. S. Livingston,
D. B. Denney,
W. J. Lindsey,
and J. L. Mahaffey.
Geo. G. Johnson, Wm. Mitchell and Leonard Hemphill are the only Spanish-American war soldiers in the community.
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