Daily Archives: July 11, 2017


The Name’s not Always the Same: Why Some Civil War Battles Have a Couple Different Names 1

The Name’s not Always the Same: Why Some Civil War Battles Have a Couple Different Names We’ve all read about the bloodiest day in the American Civil War. It was September 17, 1862 when 23,000 soldiers were killed, wounded or missing at the Battle of Antietam or is it the Battle of Sharpsburg? How about the very first major battle […]