Minnesota Valley Civil War Round Table to discuss Germans in the Civil War
NEW ULM — Local historian Denis Warta will present “Germans in the Civil War” at the Minnesota Valley Civil War Round Table on Tuesday, September 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the library. German-Americans were the largest ethnic group who fought for the Union during the Civil War; more than 200,000 native Germans joined the Union forces. Thousands also fought with the Confederacy. The Minnesota Valley Civil War Round Table series is presented the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at New Ulm Public Library and is free and open to the public. Please call 507-359-8331 for more information.