CANCELLED - The Battle of Paoli, September 20-21, 1777
Examine the circumstances surrounding the controversial Battle of Paoli, or “Paoli Massacre,” which took place ten days after the Battle of Brandywine.
Gen. Anthony Wayne’s Pennsylvania brigades were attacked in an unusual night bayonet assault by British troops, some of whom committed atrocities on surrendering Continentals. Despite two or more warnings, Wayne’s force was badly defeated, and criticism from some of his officers led Wayne to demand his own court martial. Hear dramatic primary details in this compelling story from the dark days of the Revolution. Appetizers, wine and beer are included.
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Apr 23, 2020 at 05:30 pm - 07:00 pm (Thu)
260 Gulph Creek Road, Radnor, PA 19087
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