Day of Civil War Rememberance

Date: May 4, 2013

Place: Stillmeadow Church of the Nazarene — 400 Stillmeadow Ln, York, PA

In keeping with the remembrance of the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, Chaplain Ron Bupp, York County Prison, will acknowledge York County’s role with a series of mini- seminars

Two local authors will speak to the Battle of Wrightsville and York City’s surrender to the Confederates in June of 1863.

There will also be speakers on the subject of ammunition used at the Battle of Gettysburg along with relics on display.

York was instrumental in the Underground Railroad. That will be the topic on for another speaker.

Plans include a musket demonstration and members of the 87th Pa. reenactment group setting up a living history site.

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