|An illustration of the 54th Massachusetts, including Sergeant Carney, who's famous for grabbing the U.S. flag and saying, "Boys, the old flag never touched the ground!"|
|Colonel Shaw as played by Matthew Broderick, joined by Denzel Washington and Morgan Freeman|
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