Dick Christiansen's long lost relative was in the Battle of Gettysburg

By DOLORES CULLEN

Newell Mayor Dick Christiansen was honored for a relative he didn’t even know he had. Christiansen’s great- great-uncle Pvt. David Taylor was a Minnesota soldier who died in the Battle of Gettysburg 150 years ago.

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