“Go in cheerfully boys.” Antietam

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“Go in cheerfully boys.” - Is what Robert E. Lee called out to the sixty-six remaining survivors of the 1st North Carolina who where about to enter battle for the third time that day.

Taken at the location of
The Final Attack, which took place on the bloodiest day in American History.
September 17, 1862.
Antietam National Battlefield

Quote: From Taken at the Flood Robert E. Lee & Confederate Strategy in the Maryland Campaign of 1862 by Joseph L. Harsh. Kent: The Kent State University Press, 1999.


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Camera NIKON D7100Camera Ratings
Lens Not setLens Ratings
Focal length 13mm
Shutter speed 1/160s
Aperture f/9
ISO/Film 100
Category Documentary
Taken Oct 27 2014
Uploaded Jun 14 2015 23:50:20

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