Friends of Abandoned Cemeteries, Inc. Staten Island
Staten Island 150 Civil War Anniversary Committee
Thursday July 18 noon-1:15 pm
Historic Lake Cemetery
150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg and the Battle of Ft. Wagner
Featuring Staten Island's own Civil War Cannon Brigade
Free event, all welcomed, children friendly!
Experience and Learn about Staten Island's participation in the Battle of Gettysburg and Ft. Wagner.
The infamous 54th Massachusetts all African American Regiment and its Staten Island connection!
Join us at Historic Lake Cemetery (established 1834)
Forest Avenue @ Willowbrook Road (by Burger King and IS51), NYC bus #48 from S.I. Ferry, exit Egbert Sq. stop. OR take SI Expressway to Bayonne Bridge, exit Forest Avenue-make first right and the cemetery on the corner.
150th Anniversary of the Civil War with an authentic C.W. traditional CANNON 1863 tribute/salute!
Seating will not be provide, bring your own mat or lawn chair,
RSVP is required for groups of over 10, call[masked] or [masked]