Mud Box Brigade

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Rehabilitation Project Force - Development
... The Rehabilitation Project Force developed out of a predecessor group, the Mud Box Brigade, aboard L ... The mud box is a small perforated screening box fitted to the suction pipe in the bilge of a ship, and is designed to catch larger solid waste before it can choke the pipeline and potentially damage the pump ... The Mud Box Brigade was assigned to clean out the mud box as well as fuel lines, water hues, bilges and so on ...

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    [John] Brough’s majority is “glorious to behold.” It is worth a big victory in the field. It is decisive as to the disposition of the people to prosecute the war to the end. My regiment and brigade were both unanimous for Brough [the Union party candidate for governor of Ohio].
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    Out of the mud two strangers came
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