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Sands, R. M. - Col.
Col. R. M. Sands.
Mobile, Ala., Nov. 18.---Col. R. M. Sands, who commanded the Third Alabama regiment in the war between the States and participated in a number of the fiercest battles, is dead here at the age of 73 years.
The Daily Express, San Antonio, TX 20 Nov 1903