Re: Hornet's Nest
- --- In email@example.com, GnrlJEJohnston@a... wrote:
> In a message dated 9/4/2005 10:04:03 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,
> keeno2@a... writes:
> Gen'l: If the bodies had "aready been buried," presumably "where
> where are the trenches for those who fell in front of the Hornet'snest?
> Were they carted to one of the other trenches for burial?If my memory serves Pittsburg Landing was still used as an active camp
> Rspfly, Ken
during the entire Corinth campaign. As was stated earlier the area in
front of the Hornets Nest was clear fields. I would assume that the
troops on burial detail would not put the burial trenches in the midst
of their own camps, but to the outskirts of the camp area.