Monday, September 10, 2012

On the March to Frederick City

Wednesday, September 10, 1862

The Twentieth Massachusetts departed from Camp Defiance at Rockville, heading toward Frederick City. By nightfall they advanced eight miles and made evening camp at Middlebrook.1

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

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