TITLE

A Maine Regiment at Gettysburg

AUTHOR(S)
Healey, David
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
American History;Aug2001, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the men of the 19th Maine Volunteer Infantry who fought at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania battle. How the Maine soldiers described Gettysburg battle; Information on the Carvers who joined the regiment; Number of casualties and wounded men since the start of the Battle of Gettysburg.
ACCESSION #
4563697

 

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