Battle of Monterey Pass & the Retreat from Gettysburg
Click on the link to check out the Battlefield Event Map and Schedule Events
in Washington Township, Franklin County, PA on July 4 – 7, 2013.
July 5, 2013 – Michigan Marker Dedication
July 4, 2013 – Setting the wreath in honor of the soldiers killed in the battle.
From left: Julia Suchanek; John Miller, Washington Township historian and Battle of Monterey Pass
expert; Holly Fehle; Tim Morrow; John Nolan on Dusty the horse; Marshall Miller;
Alicia Miller, chair of Friends of the Battle of Monterey Pass; and Dalton Miller.
July 5, 2013 – Historian John Miller leading a tour of the retreat route.
- Join Township Historian John Miller for the Annual July 4th Tour of the Battlefield from 5 – 7 PM. Meet at Hawley Memorial Presbyterian Church. FREE ADMISSION.
- Join Marshall Miller on a candlelight tour of Maria Furnace Road from 8-9 PM. Starting at Monterey Pass Battlefield Park. FREE ADMISSION. (Due to terrain, strollers are highly discouraged.)
- Fighting Soldiers of Monterey Pass Campfire Program. Sit around the campfire and share stories of the battle at Monterey Pass Battlefield Park immediately following the Maria Furnace Tour from 9-9:30 PM.