How Gettysburg's Steniwehr Avenue Got its Name

Feb 25, 2014 Full story: Examiner.com 6

Did you know that the famous Steinwehr Avenue in Gettysburg, the street where the reenactors march on Remembrance Day each year, is named after Baron Adolph Wilhelm August Friedrich von Steinwehr ? Union Civil War General Steinwehr was a German officer who immigrated to the United States and was active in the American Civil War.

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Pink Eye

Emmaus, PA

#1 Feb 25, 2014
ahhh another relative,Ii have deep roots in Gettysburg
General B Davenport Fry

Philadelphia, PA

#2 Feb 25, 2014
I do too.

“Groooovin'”

Since: Feb 14

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#3 Feb 25, 2014
WOW!! History Buffs..TELL IT ALL!!
Mookie

Newville, PA

#4 Feb 26, 2014
Pink Eye wrote:
ahhh another relative,Ii have deep roots in Gettysburg
You may have roots but obviously your family tree has no branches you dumb inbred cracka.
Pink Eye

Emmaus, PA

#5 Feb 26, 2014
Mookie wrote:
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You may have roots but obviously your family tree has no branches you dumb inbred cracka.
your jealousy is showing.

Gettysburg is lucky to have me as a stroll the battlefields I'll have even more to tell the tourists of my family history.

Good Times.......

“Groooovin'”

Since: Feb 14

Location hidden

#6 Feb 26, 2014
Pink Eye wrote:
<quoted text> your jealousy is showing.
Gettysburg is lucky to have me as a stroll the battlefields I'll have even more to tell the tourists of my family history.
Good Times.......
LIKE THEY COULD GIVE A CRAPPOLA!!! Their ONE concern is..'WHERE'S THE BATHROOM"!!!!!! Hey, Pink Eye..Have a ROCKIN' GREAT WEDNESDAY!!

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