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A biography of Confederate Lt. Col. George W. Law is included in the final Gray Ghost Trail panel, "Callaway County Men at War" to be dedicated at the Callaway County Courthouse on Sept. 11. Law, who lost his left arm in combat, served as Callaway County Sheriff from 1872-73.

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Many Callaway County residents recognize the name George W. Law because of the former sheriff’s death in the line of duty when he was attacked by a mob while transporting a prisoner.


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