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5923Re: [TalkAntietam] re R H Anderson Division early morning to mornig of Sept 17

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  • G E Mayers
    Oct 27, 2009
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      Dean,

      Thanks. It does. But where was Dick Anderson's division before
      then 0830 time? In Carman it notes his is ordered to move from
      Shepherdstown Road "north of the village". So can it be a safe
      presumption that he moved to the Michael Farm?

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

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      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Dean Essig" <d.essig@...>
      To: <TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 1:02 PM
      Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] re R H Anderson Division early
      morning to mornig of Sept 17


      > On Oct 27, 2009, at 11:43 AM, G E Mayers wrote:
      >
      >> Does anyone know for sure where Anderson parked his division
      >> before he received orders to move towards the Sunken Road?
      >
      > The Carmen-Cope maps show his division moving through and past
      > Michael at 0900 and not at all at 0830. In the latter, McLaws
      > is
      > still in position awaiting orders just west of town, by 0900
      > McLaws
      > has moved up to the West Woods.
      >
      > Hope that helps.
      >
      > Dean
      >
      >
      >
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