Thursday, May 28, 2009

Great Event!!

The Loudoun Museum presents

The” Bloody Eighth” Virginia Infantry-
Then and Now

Who: A Special Lecture by Dave Purschwitz,
Historian, 8th Virginia Vol. Inf.

When: Friday, June 5th at 7:00pm

Where: Loudoun Museum
16 Loudoun St SW, Leesburg

What: Mr. Purschwitz will share the riveting story of the history of the Eighth Virginia Infantry and the Battle of Balls Bluff. As a re-enactor in the role of Delegate Robert Eden Scott, he will provide first person insight into this Loudoun County Civil War battle fought on the shore of the Potomac River . Come learn about re-enacting, Civil War camp set-up, & skirmishes and view artifacts from the Eighth Virginia!

Cost: $5 General Admission; Museum Members FREE

Reservations: Seating Limited-Call 703-777-7427

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