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lhlogo.gif (6955 bytes)Troop Movements
Pictures taken August 9, 2003 during the 140th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.

 

 

Gifted and talented historians flank two sides of the field bringing the events, sights and sounds of 140 years ago back to life.

     
 
From out of the woods, emerges a long line of Confederates. To watch an 656K .mpg movie, click here.  (You must have a media player to view movies) Thousands of spectators watch in their own line that stretches around the battlefield. Troop movements are choreographed to attempt a good view for all.
   
 
Lines form with determination and spirit to plant the Southern banner on the walls of the enemy. Horse couriers deliver orders from the commanders. In front, Union sharpshooters take careful aim.
     
General Pickett and his staff watch his troops across the field as they line up for battle. General Meade's staff awaits the Confederate advance.
     
 
     
 

 

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