5933Re: [TalkAntietam] re R H Anderson Division early morning to mornig of Sept 17
- Oct 29, 2009Dean;
Sometimes that is all there is to go on.
With historical fiction you can take some liberties but I would
prefer not to take too many with actual historical facts....
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Dean Essig" <d.essig@...>
Sent: Thursday, October 29, 2009 2:47 PM
Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] re R H Anderson Division early
morning to mornig of Sept 17
> On Oct 29, 2009, at 1:33 PM, G E Mayers wrote:
>> I think I will go with the time frame you mention as to when
>> advance. Would it be plausible to show the division somewhere
>> near the Shepherdstown Road between Shepherdstown and
>> by 0700 (at the latest)?
> Seems a bit early to me... not impossibly so, that depends on
> long it took the rear of McLaws to close up west of town.
> My gut says they were still in the act of crossing the ford at
> But that's all guesswork.
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