Historian shares facts about battle
By Dennis Hill
Published in News on November 28, 2012 1:46 PM
Historian Lynn Bull describes the fighting during the Civil War Battle of Fredericksburg on Tuesday night at Wayne Community College. The lecture was part of a series on the 150th anniversary of the war. Wayne County troops were involved in the battle.
While troops from other states were defending Goldsboro in December 1862, soldiers from Wayne County were in Virginia, helping hold back the main Union army from advancing on the Confederate capital of Richmond. And on the hills of Fredericksburg,...
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