Sunday, April 2, 2017 @ 2 PM: General A. P. Hill Memorial
an actor residing in New York, portrayed the role of General A. P. Hill
in the movie “Gettysburg”, which was produced in 1993. Since
that time, Patrick has portrayed General Hill at numerous Civil War events.
He is scheduled to portray the role of General Hill at the September 26,
2017 meeting of the Williamsburg Civil War Roundtable. Each year, on weekend
closest to the anniversary of A. P. Hill’s death, he travels to the
Petersburg, Virginia area to present a program commemorating the memory of
the General. This year, his commemorative event will take place at the A. P.
Hill deathsite, located on A. P. Hill Drive, off U.S. Route 1 (Boydton Plank
Road) and across from Pamplin Park and the A. P. Hill marker. Mr. Falci
advises that there will be some music performed and he will make an address
entitled “A Monument to a Hero”. The program typically lasts about an hour,
and spectators are welcomed to attend.