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Photos from Pickett's Charge July 3, 2013

Discussion in 'Civil War Photography' started by Rob9641, Jul 3, 2013.

  1. JPK Huson 1863

    JPK Huson 1863 Captain Forum Host

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    Yes, thank you! I never heard about the Marine reenactment either- will go Google instead of pulling someone's sleeve here. Sounds awfully interesting, whoa! I'm guessing an awful lot of Marines emerged from that with a better understanding of their own ancestors, of course in the 20's a few may have been alive. Isn't that kind of incredible to think about?
     

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  3. Rob9641

    Rob9641 Captain Civil War Photo Contest
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    Correct. There was a different colored flag for each of the brigade commanders.
     
  4. Rob9641

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    Actually there might have been more people coming across yesterday than in the original charge.
     
  5. kel1985

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    Thanks for posting! I wanted to go this week, but hate large crowds...just have to live vicariously through others this time.
    Am going in August though.
     
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    WOW! I'm glad I took that walk on Saturday the 29th a photo looking back from the angle[​IMG]
     

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