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33rd year  -  N° 146                 Saturday, 26 May 2018         Antwerpen		
Is it My Body? Someone I Might Be?
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Sunday 27th of May 1827

191 years ago



18-year-old writer Edgar Allan Poe enlists in the US Army as private Edgar A. Perry in Fort Independence, Castle Island, Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

Poe claimed he was 22 years old even though he was 18 and first served at Fort Independence for five dollars a month.