Confederate General Martin Green’s Last Words Were~
 “A Bullet Has Not Been Molded That Will Kill Me”
 He said this in response to a warning to keep his head down while inspecting the defenses at Vicksburg. Moments later he was shot in the head and killed by a Union sharpshooter.
He was a key organizer of the Missouri State Guard in northern Missouri.
http://www.americancivilwarstory.com/strange-and-interesting-civil-war-facts.html

Confederate General Martin Green’s Last Words Were~

“A Bullet Has Not Been Molded That Will Kill Me”

  •  He said this in response to a warning to keep his head down while inspecting the defenses at Vicksburg. Moments later he was shot in the head and killed by a Union sharpshooter.

He was a key organizer of the Missouri State Guard in northern Missouri.

http://www.americancivilwarstory.com/strange-and-interesting-civil-war-facts.html

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    I believe one of the Rough Riders said the same at San Juan Hill before he was shot.
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    Famous last words.
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    The best part about this is that you can imagine him saying that from his look in this photo.
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