Civil War Events by Person - Ginnie Wade

Listing of all day-by-day events of the American Civil War related to the state of Ginnie Wade.

There are a total of (1) Civil War Events by Person - Ginnie Wade events in the database. Entries are listed below by date-of-occurrence ascending (first-to-last). Other leading and trailing events are also included for perspective.
July 3, 1863

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Pennsylvania resident Ginnie Wade becomes the only civilian fatality of the Battle of Gettysburg when she is struck in the shoulder by a stray bullet while kneading bread dough in the kitchen. The bullet pierced her heart - most likely killing her instantly.

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