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Mercer Birthday Celebration

DATE

January 12 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Free

CONTACT

Washington Heritage Museums
(540) 373-5630
Office@WashingtonHeritageMuseums.org

ADDRESS

Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop
1020 Caroline St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States
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540-373-3362

DESCRIPTION

Celebrate the 294th birthday of Brigadier General and physician Hugh Mercer! Mercer fought at the Battle of Culloden during the Jacobite uprising, and later came to America. Mercer died of wounds suffered at the Battle of Princeton in January, 1777.

Celebrate his birthday with an open house at the Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop. Refreshments will be served.