14 April 2011
USAG leaders learn lessons from Harpers Ferry past

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George Wunderlich, executive director of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine (middle), describes the importance of Harpers Ferry as a strategic town in the 19th century due to its location on the then-vital transportation crossroads of the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers during a staff ride leaders from USAG Fort Detrick took to Harpers Ferry, March 23. (Photo by Nick Minecci)


George Wunderlich, executive director of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine, describes the failed raid by John Brown inside the building where he was captured as part of a staff ride USAG Fort Detrick leaders took to Harpers Ferry, W. Va., March 23. (Photo by Nick Minecci)

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