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An Army Marches on its Stomach

An Army Marches on its Stomach

  • Dates: August 26, 2017
  • Location: Gettysburg Heritage Center
  • Address: 297 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
  • Phone: (717) 334-6245
  • Time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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"An army marches on its stomach" is a quote attributed to Napoleon. Bill Hewitt will take a closer look at the impact on the North and South food sources during the war, and how the war was inevitably decided by food. He will briefly explore the year to year changes which drove both strategy and results.

Tickets are available online, or by calling the Heritage Center at 717-334-6245. Click here to purchase tickets.

Gettysburg Heritage Center

An Army Marches on its Stomach