SEPT 17, 1862: The Battle of Antietam, the single bloodiest day in US history. The Union Army, commnaded by Gen. McClellan, fought the Army of Northern Virginia, led by Gen. Lee in Maryland. image: Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn
This is a memorial to the generals who lost their lives during the Battle of Franklin. The bodies of the four of them were on the porch of Carnton Plantation after the battle before they were laid to rest.