Tuesday, September 11, 2012

On the March to Frederick City

Thursday, September 11, 1862

The Twentieth Massachusetts resumed their march to Frederick City. By nightfall they covered ten miles and made camp at Hyattstown. On arrival the Twentieth deployed for picket duty in heavy rain.1

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

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