Fw: [TalkAntietam] re Some questions
Am reposting a question asked the other day since not sure if all
saw it. Thanks for whatever help you can provide.
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
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From: "G E Mayers" <gerry1952@...>
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Sent: Friday, November 14, 2008 7:34 PM
Subject: [TalkAntietam] re Some questions
> I have a couple of pertinent questions relating to not only the
> field of battle but where the ANVa encamped after retreating
> into Virginia following Shepherdstown.
> First, was Evans' Independent Brigade encamped near the
> position of G B Anderson's NC Brigade, particularly from 15
> September through the early morning of 17 September?
> Second, Roger Pryor's brigade (Pryor resigned his commission as
> Brigadier shortly after Sharpsburg) at Sharpsburg consisted of
> the Fourteenth Alabama, Third Virginia as well as the Second,
> Fifth and Eighth Florida regiments. Was the brigade kept intact
> following Sharpsburg and during the army reorganization or, if
> not, where did the regiments ultimately wind up (that is, under
> whose divisional and corps command)?
> Third, where did D H Hill's division finally camp after the
> retreat back into Virginia and after Shepherdstown? In
> particular, where did the NC Brigade formerly commanded by G B
> Thanks to all for their help!
> Yr. Obt. Svt.
> G E "Gerry" Mayers
> 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
> the Almighty God. --Anonymous
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