Re: [TalkAntietam] Unfurl Those Colors - new Antietam book
- You bet. Chapter 9 is called The Sunken Road. Chapter 10 is Afternoon,
September 17th. This is the chapter I am excited to read. Usually the
narrative leaves the Second Corps once the Sunken Road falls. It will
be interesting to hear about that part of the field later in the
On Saturday, March 15, 2008, at 08:23 AM, Dean Essig wrote:
> Mine's on order...
> The fights of the other two divisions are covered in
> detail I trust?
Company B of the 1st Delaware was also a Zouave unit. And somewhere between Gettysburg & the Wilderness, IIRC, the regiment joined the Gibraltar brigade.
Stephen Recker <recker@...> wrote:
I was surprised to read, in Unfurl, that the men of Company A, the
right company of the 1st Delaware, the right-most regiment of Weber's
Brigade at the Sunken Road, were wearing their red Zouave pants, and
some attributed their high losses to this fact.
Who else were wearing red pants at Antietam?
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