I am not sure if any other pards in this forum have answered your
question which is, by the way, a good one.
I can tell you that at Antietam NBP bookstore is a book or
booklet titled Artillery Hell about the use of artillery at
Antietam. It was a true artillery hell for the Confederates
there, not only for their infantry but also for their artillery
arm! Curt Johnson, who once belonged to the old ADG, is one of
Maybe Tom Clemens or Tom Shay can guide you a little further. And
Mark Pflum, who reenacts with the Ringgold Light Artillery, also
knows quite a bit about that arm of the service and its
experiences on that field.
Your humble servant,
Co. B, "Tom Green Rifles",
Fourth Regiment, Texas Volunteer Infantry
A Proud American by Birth, Southern by Choice!
"I know of no fitter resting-place for a soldier than the field
on which he has nobly laid down his life." --General Robert
----- Original Message -----
From: "David Lutton" <dunkerch@...>
Sent: Wednesday, January 02, 2002 7:08 PM
Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] New Year
> We can only hope that your wishes for the new year come true.
> Now to a New Years question, has a definitive history of the
> at Antietam ever been done? If not, what is the best reference
> there on the subject?
> David Lutton
> Hollidaysburg Pa
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: NJ Rebel <gerry1952@...>
> To: Talk Antietam <TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 01, 2002 9:01 PM
> Subject: [TalkAntietam] New Year
> > Group,
> > Since my earlier message of this morning appears to not have
> > through,
> > Best wishes for the New Year to all.
> > Hope this New Year will be a more profitable one for everyone
> > we will see the final victory over Terror in the New Year.
> > Let us pray that we continue to heal from our national
> > September 11, 2001 and that the Afghan people will, with the
> > assistance of the US and the international community, heal
> > rebuild from two decades of war, suffering, oppression and
> > violence.
> > Let us finally pray that the Israeli and Palestinian leaders
> > continue to work toward the resolution of the issues
> > stable environment for both nationalities to be able to grow
> > prosper and that the Palestinian Authority will do its part
> > hunt down, root out and eradicate its own evils of radical or
> > extremist groups.
> > Your humble servant,
> > Gerry Mayers
> > Co. B, "Tom Green Rifles",
> > Fourth Regiment, Texas Volunteer Infantry
> > A Proud American by Birth, Southern by Choice!
> > http://home.earthlink.net/~gerry1952/index.html
> > "I know of no fitter resting-place for a soldier than the
> > on which he has nobly laid down his life." --General
> > Edward Lee
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