Nathaniel Rollins at Gettysburg, July 1st 1863
Written on:July 1, 2013
They woke early and made breakfast before heading out towards Gettysburg. The 2nd Wisconsin lead the way as they left Marsh Creek Camp. The oldest and most famous of the five Iron Brigade regiments, the 2nd Wisconsin was one of the first 3-year enlistment regiments to arrive in Washington in 1861. They marched for some time until the outskirts of Gettysburg was reached where they began to hear the cannon…Read more...
In category: Battle Narratives, Civil War Soldiers, Soldier Studies