Monthly Archives: May 2018

Flags Placed in Gettysburg National Cemetery

A force of 200-300 young Scouts and their families placed flags at every grave in the Gettysburg National Cemetery today, honoring the warriors of past wars for this Memorial Day.  Here is a photo of the event. Click to enlarge … Continue reading

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More on 15th Alabama’s Line of Advance

Here is an extract from the 1878 edition of the Southern Historical Society Papers  from Colonel William C. Oates, Commander of the 15th Alabama Regiment during the Battle of Gettysburg’s second day.  He writes about the advance up ‘Round Top … Continue reading

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