Thursday, May 28, 2009
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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