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Battle of Paoli Presentation

February 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Learn about what happened that fateful night, 239+ years ago on the hallowed ground of the Paoli Battlefield.  We will discuss the strategy, people, and why this battle is 9th bloodiest battle in the Revolutionary War (according to the Journal of the American Revolution article https://allthingsliberty.com/2014/05/the-25-deadliest-battles-of-the-revolutionary-war/ ).

Learn about America’s First Battle Cry “Remember Paoli”, The first monument that was dedicated in 1817 and the Paoli Day marches that started that day.  Learn about a battle that was a “Reverse Paoli”, and the outcome of hearings convened about Anthony Wayne’s conduct during the battle.

 

Details

Date:
February 28
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.thomasmasseyhouse.org/

Organizer

Marple Township Historical \

Venue

Marple Christian Church
475 Lawrence Road
Broomall, PA 19008 United States
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Phone:
(610) 356-6186
Website:
@thomas.masseyhouse
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