11/19/2013Location: Soldiers' National Cemetery, Gettysburg | Map Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 AM Fee Information: Free of charge Contact Name: Katie Lawhon Contact Phone Number: (717) 334-1124, ext. 3121
Following the Dedication Day Ceremony in the Soldiers' National Cemetery at Gettysburg, there will be a graveside salute and remembrance of the service of United States Colored Troops in the Civil War. Keynote speaker during this brief service is Scott Hancock, associate professor of History and Africana Studies at Gettysburg College. American Legion Post 262 from Biglerville, PA will present the colors and play taps for this event. For further information, contact Debra McCauslin at (717) 357-5812.