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University Greys 150th Anniversary Memorial March at Ole Miss - May 1, 2011

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University Grays 150th Anniversary Memorial March at Ole Miss - May 1, 2011. This memorial march commemorated the 150th anniversary of Company A 11th Mississippi (aka "University Grays") leaving the Ole Miss campus to fight in the Civil War. Video by Newt Cooter Rayburn, The Local Voice. The University Grays were students at Ole Miss who formed their own unit in 1861 to fight in the Civil War. The Grays left campus on May 1, 1861 and joined Robert E. Lee's Army of North Virginia.