Abraham Lincoln by Mia-rose 6L

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th U.S.A president.He was born 12th February 1809,his presidential term was for 4 years.Abraham Lincoln died 15th April 1865 at 7.22 am due to being shot by John Wilkes. Did you know?That the war years were difficult for abrahahm and his family ,after his young son willie died of typhoid fever in 1862.During the war,Lincoln drew criticism for suspending some civil liberties,including the right of  habeas corpus, but he considered such measures necessary to win the war.In November 1863 Lincoln delivered a brief speech at the dedication ceromony for the new national cemetery at Gettysburg address eloquently expressed the war’s purpose.

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