Thursday, January 24, 2008

Fauquier's role in The War of 1812

Lt. Col. Myron (Mike) E. Lyman Sr. will talk about more than 70 encounters with the British in Virginia during The War of 1812 and the role Fauquier soldiers played in protecting our country at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at the Bealeton Library.

The presentation will cover the locations of Fauquier units during the war, and attendees will see maps and slides. The program is free.

See what the library has in its collection about The War of 1812. Other sites you might want to check out include Virtualology.com, The War of 1812 Website, and the Gala Film site.