A B C’s Of the Civil War

D is for Dahlgren Gun

The Dahlgren gun was mainly a navy gun it was a breech loading gun.  The man in the picture is John Dahlgren the inventor of the Dahlgren gun.

E is for Eward Alexander Porter

Edward Porter was the man in charge of the enourmas arttilery barrage just before Picketts Charge at Gettysburg.

F is for Field Hospital

This Field hospital was outside of  Richmond.Field hospitals were where the wounded would be transported during a battle or before they could be transfered to a more permanent hospital.

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Published in: on September 1, 2009 at 6:12 pm  Comments Off on A B C’s Of the Civil War  
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