Find out what happened on 3.30 in Delaware history



This Day in Delaware History:
1858    John Edward Roach of Somerset County, Maryland died in a prank at Delaware College in Newark.

1903    The Delaware Society of Colonial Dames marked the spot with a monument of the landing of the Swedes at the Rocks near 7th Street in Wilmington.

1934    A storm with wintry blasts lasting 8 hours, dropped half a foot of snow in Sussex.

2003    Twenty three year old Sgt. Brian McGinnis of St. Georges was killed in an army Huey helicopter crash in southern Iraq.



Today's facts were compiled by historian Roger Martin and brought to you by the Delaware Public Archives.  Visit http://archives.delaware.gov/ and discover what DPA has to offer!