Young York County newlywed Mary Jane Rewalt’s bravery and generosity led to a Confederate general calling her the heroine of the Susquehanna.
The April 2021 Zoom meeting of the York (PA) Civil War Round Table will feature Bob Bowser discussing Lincoln conspirator Ned Spangler.
In 1892, York historian George R. Prowell interviewed ex-Confederate General Jubal A. Early at his house in Lynchburg, VA, to discuss the ransom of York PA.
Teenager John H. Shearer bravely protected the vital telegraph instrument at Hanover Junction when the Rebels attacked during the Gettysburg Campaign.