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York CWRT to discuss General George G. Meade on July 19

PRESS RELEASE – YORK PA: On July 19, 2017, please join the York Civil War Round Table in its 20th Anniversary Year, welcoming author Tom Huntington to our meeting for his PowerPoint presentation titled “My Search for Meade,” based on … Continue reading

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Fredericksburg Battlefield – More Photos from Lee Drive

Remnants of old Civil War earthworks line Lee Drive at the Fredericksburg battlefield in Northern Virginia. The National Park Service road follows the southern half of the nearly8-mile long Confederate line from the December 1862 Battle of Fredericksburg and the … Continue reading

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Prospect Hill at Fredericksburg National Military Park

In the fall of 1862, 150 years ago, Confederate Lt. Gen. Stonewall Jackson anchored the right of his defensive line at Fredericksburg on Prospect Hill and planted several batteries there. The 65-foot-high position dominated the plain leading down to the … Continue reading

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