South Arkansas Historical Preservation Society

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3rd Arkansas Infantry, CSA Subject of Presentation

Reenactor and author Vernon Dutton spoke to a joint meeting of the Preservation Society and the local Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp on Monday April 14th at the Newton House Museum.  Mr. Dutton talked about the 3rd Arkansas Infantry, its part in the War Between the States and especially its role at the Battle of Sharpsburg (1862).  Our thanks to Mr. Dutton for traveling to the El Dorado to speak to this joint meeting of the SCV and the Preservation Society.