I visited G-burg 10 years ago and wept at the copse of trees on C-ridge when I pondered how suicidal that charge was. The Rebs lost 30% of all troops committed over the 3 days of fighting.
posted on 07/01/2012 8:47:37 AM PDT
("Castles Made of Sand, Fall in the Sea . . . Eventually (Hendrix))
Have visited many Civil War Battlefields. None so powerful as Gettysburg. Sickles Hole. The Wheatfield. Devil’s Den. Each place has a story.
posted on 07/01/2012 9:36:57 AM PDT
(Col. C.Beckwith:I'd rather go down the river with 7 studs than with a hundred shitheads.)
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