150th Anniversary of the Battle of Sharpsburg

The Battle of Antietam, by Kurz & Allison, depicting the scene of action at Burnside’s Bridge.

Tomorrow, 17 September 2012, is the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Sharpsburg (Antietam to the Yankees), the bloodiest single day in American military history.  There were 23,000 casualties between both the Confederate and Union armies.

Published by Christian Clay Columba Campbell

Christian Clay Columba Campbell is a Roman Catholic of the Anglican Use. As Senior Warden of the Cathedral of the Incarnation (Orlando, FL), he organised the process by which the parish accepted the Apostolic Constitution Anglicanorum coetibus, petitioning to join the Catholic Church. The Anglican Cathedral is now the Church of the Incarnation in the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter. Personal queries should be directed to me at eccentricbliss dot com.

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