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bearded man dressed as a Union Civil War soldier on the lawn at Children of Gettysburg 1863 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Day in the Life of the Soldier

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Time: 2-4 p.m.

Price: Free and open to the public


Children of Gettysburg 1863®
451 Baltimore Street
Gettysburg, PA

Join us at Children of Gettysburg 1863 in the side yard of the NEW children’s history museum to “join the Army” and enjoy a special presentation and activity on Father’s Day for the whole family.

Be mustered in by Sergeant Walker to the 125th New York State Volunteers. New recruits will be drilled using Hardee’s School of the Soldier.

Enjoy a short presentation. View authentic Civil War artifacts. See items of a Union soldier.

The event is free and open to the public.

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