Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Jennie Wade for Tombstone Tuesday

Jennie Wade, Gettysburg, PA She was the first person killed in the Battle. She was in her sister's kitchen baking bread for the Union troops when a stray bullet came through the door and shot her in the back.


dustbunny8 said...

So much history we don't know,especially pertaining to women.Thank you for sharing this and for the heads up on the cemetery mystery books!

Brian said...

I love little bits of history like this that just goes unkmowing!

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