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One of Maryland’s finest African-American soldiers honored in new exhibit

January 30, 2018
A new exhibit will be unveiled at the Maryland Museum of Military History, Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 10:00 am to celebrate Black History Month. The exhibit, to honor one of Maryland’s finest soldiers, Augustus Walley, will be officially opened by Major General Linda L. Singh, the Adjutant General of Maryland, who will also make brief remarks. Read more

200th Anniversary and Rededication of the Monument to Maryland’s First Fallen in the Battle of Baltimore  

July 20, 2017
The Maryland National Guard and the Society of War of 1812 will host a wreath laying ceremony in honor of the first member of Maryland’s 5th Regiment to fall in the Battle of Baltimore. More than two hundred years-ago, Pvt. Aquila Randall a member of the Maryland Militia (today’s historic 175th Infantry Regiment of the Maryland National Guard) fell in ... Read more