Boyle acted as an unofficial historian for the 96th Pennsylvania. He died on October 11, 1912 at the age of 79.
Private Joe Cooper died in combat on January 4, 1945 near the village of Flamierge, Belgium.
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A letter written by a soldier from Williamstown, PA details what it was like to be in Germany with American soldiers in the spring of 1945.
An ugly incident on the baseball field in August 1894 prompted an angry response from one Williamstown resident.
During the 19th Century, Northern Dauphin County was "disposed to secede" and form a new county with Lykens, Pennsylvania as the county seat.
In January 1942, workers began dismantling the once thriving Williamstown mining operation.
Drunken sleigh-riding not advised.
Industrialist Henry Thomas worked with infamous Pennsylvania politicians to develop the coal trade in Williams Valley during the Civil War.
The fight took place outside the Washington House Hotel on Market Street in Williamstown and raised some serious eyebrows.