Civil War History in Frederick County
Many events took place in Central Maryland during the Civil War, making Frederick County rich in historic places today. Many of the battles during the 1862 Maryland Campaign are being celebrated this year in the Sesquicentennial Celebration (150th) this year. The Battles of Monocacy, South Mountain, and of Antietam, which was followed by Frederick becoming “One Vast Hospital”. This video from Frederick Tourism‘s YouTube channel is a great synopsis of Civil War history in Frederick County:
Be sure to check out the other great videos on Frederick Tourism’s YouTube channel!
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