April - The 96th Pennsylvania Infantry and the Battle of South Mountain

Jake Wynn, of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine, will speak on the 96th PVI, who experienced their baptism of fire at the Battle of Soth Mountain on September 14, 1862. This regiment from central Pennsylvania helped turn the tide a Crampton's Gap and set the stage for the bloodiest day in American history.

Speaker: 
Jake Wynn
Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 13, 2016