As we continue to study the lives of those who fought and served in the American Civil War. We continue to remind ourselves of their struggles, their battles and their desire for this thing called Freedom. Connecticut had it’s share of losses during the war.
On February 8, 1862 a number of soldiers from the town of New London loss their lives at The Battle of Roanoke Island, NC. When you have a chance take a moment to learn about that battle. Here’s my schedule for the month of February 2013. Remember to support your Historical Societies, Museums and Libraries as they commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War.
1. Who: Jordan Freeman
When : Thursday February 7, 2013
Where: Hartford Correctional Center, Hartford
Time : 9:00 AM
2. Who: Pvt. William Webb
When: Saturday February 9, 2013
Where: Zion Baptist Church Waterbury
Time : 4:30 PM
Contact Zion Baptist Church for more details. Rescheduled to March 2, 2013
3. Who: Pvt. William Webb
When: Monday February 11, 2013
Where: Macdougall-Walker Correctional Center, Enfield
Time : 9:00 AM. Rescheduled to February 27, 2013.
4. Who: Pvt. William Webb
When : Friday February 15, 2013
Where: Faith Congregational Church, Main St., Hartford.
Time : 7:00 PM
Contact Faith Congregational for more details.
5. Who : Jordan Freeman
When: Wednesday February 20, 2013.
Where: Groton Public Library, Groton
Time : 7:00 PM.
6. Who: Pvt. William Webb
When: Saturday February 23, 2013.
Where: Windsor Historical Society, Windsor
Time : 2:00 PM.
Contact Windsor Historical Society for more details.
7. Who: Pvt. William Webb
When : Monday February 25, 2013.
Where: Manson Youth Center, Chesire
Time : 9:00 AM
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