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3082Re: [TalkAntietam] Re: Re Sumner and West Woods

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  • G E Mayers
    Aug 11, 2006
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      Thanks, Brian!

      Yr. Obt. Svt.
      G E "Gerry" Mayers

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      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Brian Downey" <bdowney@...>
      To: <TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Friday, August 11, 2006 11:37 AM
      Subject: [TalkAntietam] Re: Re Sumner and West Woods


      > Hi Gerry,
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      > The Carman-Cope map for the period 9-9:30 AM, which should cover
      > maximum penetration by Sedgwick, has the regiments of Gorman's
      > Brigade
      > up to and on the eastern fields of the farm, but not as far as the
      > farmhouse. Not further west than that, so I'd say not "out beyond"
      > it.
      >
      > Map at the Library of Congress here:
      > http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/ampage?collId=milmap&action=browse&fileName=gmd384m/g3842m/g3842am/gcw0247000/ct_browse.db&displayType=3&maxCols=3&recNum=0&itemLink=r?ammem/gmd:@field(NUMBER+@band(g3842am+gcw0247000))&title2=Atlas+of+the+battlefield+of+Antietam+%2f+&linkText=Back+to+bibliographic+information
      > ... interpreted at AotW here: http://aotw.org/maps.php?map_number=5
      >
      > --- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, "G E Mayers" <gerry1952@...>
      > wrote:
      >>
      >> Gang,
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      >> Can anyone tell me if Sumner effectively pushed Sedgwick's division
      >> out beyond the Alfred Poffenberger farm?
      >>
      >> Thanks!
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      >> Yr. Obt. Svt.
      >> G E "Gerry" Mayers
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      >> To Be A Virginian, either by birth, marriage, adoption, or even on
      >> one's mother's side, is an introduction to any state in the Union,
      >> a
      >> passport to any foreign country, and a benediction from the
      >> Almighty
      >> God. --Anonymous
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