Re: [TalkAntietam] Question 1: Reb trains
- Speaking off the top of my head, I recall that Lee sent all wagons except
ammunition across the river to Shepherdstown. Not necessarily planning to
retreat, but easy enoughto get to Hagerstown from that area too.
> Obviously many question arose during the tour yesterday. I post them as time
> QUESTION #1:
> Where was the Rebel ammo train and other wagons located during the battle?
> (Usually there is a reserve grouping of ammo wagons and other supplies that
> the armies positioned behind their lines).
> Tom Shay
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