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Civil War History

Posted: Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 at 9:40 pm

Title: Civil War History
Description: A free lecture at the Washington Public Library Saturday (1/22) at 2:00 PM will focus on the heroism of a Washington County infantry unit at the crucial 1862 Civil War Battle of Shiloh in Tennessee.
Local Civil War buff Jim Stephens will discuss the little-known actions of Company C, 8th Iowa Volunteer Infantry Regiment. Attendees are encouraged to bring their favorite Civil War memorabilia for display and discussion at the event.

Date: 2011-01-22