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My husband and I are definitely history buffs, but I think this is a great attraction for families as well who just want to expose their children to a significant part of our country's past and to pay respect to the men who lost their...More
This is a nicely laid out cemetery and if you follow the map is the end of the tour. It has a marker with all sections listed and a beautiful monument in the center, looks to be well maintained and if you are at the...More
Over 23,000 men were killed or wounded at Antietam, the bloodiest one day of a bloody war. Many of the Union soldiers are buried here in this quiet place. Walk around and appreciate what these men died for. A giant statue of a soldier known...More
Several thousand of the union soldiers killed at the Antietam are buried here. The headstones are neatly laid out, and one cannot help but ponder the waste of human lives and the grief wars cause families.
The Battle of Antietam cost thousands of lives and turned Maryland's small village of Sharpsburg into a smoking field of ruin and death. After the battle in September of 1862 the dead were buried here at the cemetery. Today it is a profoundly moving experience...More