201Re: [TalkAntietam] Re: US Civil War Factbook
- Jun 10, 2001John Priest wrote:
> I ascertained that 27 of the Federal regiments at Antietam were "green" -If you count Humphrey's division and Forth corps the number of "Green"
> being in the service less than six weeks. Regiments like the 8th Ohio, had
> been in actions of some sort but not on the scale of Antietam. Antietam was
> the first real battle of a large portion of the A of P. It was a very
> terrible taste of on the job training.
regiments jumps to 27 on my table. I didn't count them because they
were not at Antietam on the 17th.
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