03 June 2015

On This Day: Ninth PA Calvary hold reunion


The Ninth Pennsylvania Calvary held a reunion On This Day in 1880. Attending from Lancaster City were: Samuel Swenk, Thomas C Reynolds, James Aument, A. F. Shenck, William Leonard, John Creshbach, and William Roehm. The men met in Harrisburg annually.  

Source:

Lancaster Daily Intelligencer. (Lancaster, PA), 3 June 1880. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.  

 

On This Day is a prompt I started this month to further explore historical events.
                
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.