9/16/2017 – Session 6: Battle of Gettysburg – “Longstreet’s Assault on the Union Left: July 2” (F



This session will be a comprehensive overview of the Confederate assault on the left flank of the Union army on the afternoon of July 2nd. It will include the movements of the key units of both armies: elements of James Longstreet’s Confederate First Corps and Dan Sickles's Union Third Corps as well as supporting units involved in the action. An associated field program in the afternoon will continue the discussion on the actual terrain over which the Battle was fought from Little Round Top through the center of the Cemetery Ridge line and points in between.


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