This Day in Wisconsin History
On This Day: January 20
1865 - (Civil War) Salkehatchie River Reconaissance in South Carolina
The 25th Wisconsin Infantry reconnoitered the Salkehatchie River in South Carolina prior to battles in the first week of February.
1961 - Milton Marching Band Performs at Presidential Inauguration
On this date the 78-piece Milton Union High School Band, directed by Richard Dabson, marched in the parade at JFK's inauguration in Washington, D.C. [Source: Janesville Gazette]