New Hampshire’s Civil War – General Simon Griffin
Learn the story of Simon Griffin as he rises in rank from Captain to Colonel to Brigadier General as a member of the 9th Corps, Union Army.
See him participate in the major battle campaigns of both the Eastern and Western theaters of conflict. His fights begin at 1st Bull Run in July of 1861, includes the Vicksburg campaign in 1863, and finishes at the Appomattox campaign in 1865.
Learn about his leadership and aggressive command tactics. Marvel at how he survives his many fights of this dangerous conflict and returns to Keene, NH after the war.
Paul Timmerman is retired, and an avid Civil War historian, Dover resident, and member of the 1st NH Light Artillery re-enactment group. He is currently a docent at the Woodman Museum and president of its Board of Directors.