Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Juneau County - I Hope To Do Something Brave

Clip: Special | 6m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

After the attack on Fort Sumter, volunteers led by Rufus Dawes formed a company called the Lemonweir Minutemen. Folded into the Iron Brigade, they fought in many of the pivotal battles of the Civil War.

Aired: 04/17/14

Rating: TV-G

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