Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


March 27, 2014

'Lest We Forget'

Series explores Civil War's impact on Andover


In May and June, more book discussions, conversations, a visit by renowned military historian Gordon C. Rhea and a walking tour are planned to continue the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. The Townsman will provide details closer to those dates.

For a complete schedule for “Lest We Forget,” visit


These seven Andover men were killed in the Battle of Spotsylvania in Virginia on May 19, 1864:

Samuel Aiken

Granville Cutler

James Eastes

Edward Farmer

Jonathan Holt

Charles Ridley

James Rothwell

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