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Pickett's Charge Troops Converge I
Pictures taken July 5, 1998 at the 135th Reenactment of the Battle of Gettysburg.




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The fife and drum corps were used to alert the men. Different drumbeats designated certain instructions.
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Assembling before the battle, Union soldiers await their orders.
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Lined up four deep and ready to move out.
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A limber is taken to it's field position. This small wagon held the cannon shells and supplies.
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The first Union regiments line up in front of the bleachers.
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The long line of Union troops arriving on the field continues for an hour.
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Marching through the spectators.


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