Washington Township - 1779
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11798 Buchanan Trail E., Waynesboro, PA 17268

Phone: (717) 762-3128

Fax: (717) 788-0372

Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


Photos at Battle of Monterey Pass


Laying of Wreaths Ceremony

Laying of Wreaths Ceremony March 25, 2017 

Medal of Honor Celebration for LTC Charles E. Capehart 

     On March 25, 2017 at the Battle of Monterey Pass Museum, the Antietam Camp #3                                       Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, held a “Laying of Wreaths” ceremony for                                                             Medal of Honor winner LTC Charles E. Capehart.


DCNR Sec. Dunn visits the Battlefield Park

On July 12, 2016 DCNR Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn
visits the Museum at the Battle of Monterey Pass.

2016-07 Sec DUNN from DCNR

L to R: Janet Pollard – Franklin County Visitors Center,
John Miller – Battle of Monterey Pass Historian, Jeff Geesaman – Township  Asst. Manager, Cindy Adams Dunn – Secretary – DCNR,
Michael Christopher – Township Manager, Stewart McCleaf – Chairman Board of Supervisors, Elaine Gladhill – Board of Supervisors and Michael Eschenman – DCNR.
Not shown in the picture is Katie Hess, Dir. of South Mtn. Partnership.                                                                                                 
Secretary Dunn visited the Battle of Monterey Pass Park & Museum as part of a tour of the South Mountain Landscape sponsored by the South Mountain Partnership Organization


Christmas at the Battlefield – December 19, 2015


In Recognition of John and Alicia Miller

2015-07-16 BOMP J & A MillerTed Alexander presenting to
John and Alicia Miller on behalf of the Friends of the Battle of Monterey Pass Board a framed painting of the Confederate Army demanding Ransom from Chambersburg in front of the courthouse in 1864.

Photo by Jen Fitch

2015-07-15 John & Alicia Miller - receiving a painting












July 5, 2013 – Michigan Marker Dedication

2013-07-05 - BOMP Ms. Cantwell-Michigan Marker

July 4, 2013 – Setting the wreath in honor of the soldiers killed in the battle.


From left: Julia Suchanek; John Miller, Battle of Monterey Pass 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.

BOMP_2013 John Miller_leading_tour