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John Burns: “The Hero of Gettysburg”

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

On July 1, 1863, John Burns left his Gettysburg home and joined in the fighting west of the town. He was wounded and captured but survived the battle to become one of the famous civilian warriors in American history.
Join historian and author Timothy H. Smith as he relates the story of “The Hero of Gettysburg” during his free, public talk on Saturday, June 15 at 11 a.m. at the Adams County Historical Society (625 Biglerville Road, Gettysburg)


Adams County Historical Society
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Adams County Historical Society
625 Biglerville Road
Gettysburg, PA 17325
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