4586Re: [TalkAntietam] NC Monument at Fox's Gap and Positions of Garland's Regiments
- Mar 31, 2008Dear Steve,
IIRC, the positions of the regiments was more to the right in the
fields along Lamb's Knoll Road heading towards the saddle in the
distance (follow the power lines). The regiments in Garland's
brigade were not linked together but spread out to afford as much
coverage possible of the ground.
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
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the Almighty God. --Anonymous
----- Original Message -----
From: "Steve" <myness@...>
Sent: Monday, March 31, 2008 4:42 PM
Subject: [TalkAntietam] NC Monument at Fox's Gap and Positions of
I was hiking around Fox's Gap yesterday (cold!) and saw the NC
there for the first time. I have been trying to determine the
of the monument relative to that of the 5th/23rd and 20th NC
during the fight for the gap. Can anyone clarify this for me?
I have been reading Priest's "Before Antietam" and decided to
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