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The Cashtown Incident

Saturday, December 9, 2023
1:00 pm2:00 pm

The Cashtown Incident: On June 23, 1863, Franklin Township resident Henry Hahn shot and killed Eli Amick of the 14th Virginia Cavalry. Amick was the first soldier killed in Adams County during the Gettysburg Campaign. In the aftermath of the incident, Henry Hahn was to be forever known among locals as "the Bushwhacker."

Join ACHS Historian Tim Smith at 1 p.m. on Saturday, December 9th for this new free public program.

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