Thursday, September 13, 2012

Arrival at Frederick City

Saturday, September 13, 1862

The Twentieth Massachusetts resumed their march at 5:30 in the morning. Crossing the Monocacy River, they arrived at Frederick City in the afternoon and received a warm welcome from the residents of the city.1

1George A. Bruce, The Twentieth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry 1861 - 1865 (Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Riverside Press, 1906), 151-2.

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