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Dillsburg native was Rebel chaplain during the burning of Chambersburg

The burning of Chambersburg remains controversial in south-central Pennsylvania to this day. Once known as the “queen of the Cumberland Valley,” the town was an important stop on the Cumberland Valley Railroad and served as the company’s headquarters. It contained … Continue reading

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Civil War Chaplains to be the focus of York CWRT Jan. 20

The York Civil War Round Table will kick off its 2016 campaign, which runs from January to November, with a special dual presentation titled “Fighting Parsons”: Civil War Chaplains at its monthly meeting on January 20. Multiple award-winning author Scott … Continue reading

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