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The "Bloody Lane" Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland When dawn broke along Antietam Creek on Sept. 17, 1862, cannon volleys launched a Civil War battle that would leave 23,000 casualties on the single bloodiest day in U.S. history.

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The English County Remembering Canadian Casualties Of World War Two

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U.S. Civil War Casualties Statistics – Deaths Comparison of Battles #battles #history #civilwar
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Gettysburg: Casualties of war July 1863

Four dead soldiers in the woods near Little Round Top. Photograph from the main eastern theater of the war, Gettysburg, June-July, 1863. Creator: Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882, photographer Date Created/Published: 1863 July.

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The image shows Photograph of the War in the West. These photographs are of Sherman in Atlanta, September-November, 1864. After three and a half months of incessant maneuvering and much hard fighting, Sherman forced Hood to abandon the munitions center of the Confederacy. Sherman remained there, resting his war-worn men and accumulating supplies, for nearly two and a half months. During the occupation, George N. Barnard, official photographer of the Chief Engineer's Office, made the best…

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American Civil War veteran bearing the personal price of battle. Battlefield medicine of the time, despite often primitive means, saved many but without the ability to offer reconstructive methods.

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