Saturday, August 27, 2011

Jenny Wade

Jenny Wade

Mary Virginia "Ginnie" or "Jennie" Wade. Born May 21, 1843 – July 3, 1863, a seamstress, was the only Gettysburg civilian killed directly during the Battle of Gettysburg.

The house where Jenny Wade was killed became a popular tourist attraction and museum called the "Jennie Wade House."

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